տունկ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian տունկ ‎(tunk).

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Noun[edit]

տունկ ‎(tunk)

  1. seedling; sapling, young plant
  2. (agriculture) the act of planting

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Old Armenian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

The origin is uncertain.

Noun[edit]

տունկ ‎(tunk

  1. plant, shrub, tree
    տնկել տունկtnkel tunk ― to set plants, to plant trees
    լու տնկոցlu tnkocʿ ― podura
  2. (agriculture) the act of planting
  3. vine, grapevine

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References[edit]

  • տունկ in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • տունկ in Gabriēl Awetikʿean, Xačʿatur Siwrmēlean, Mkrtičʿ Awgerean (1836–37), Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language, a.k.a. NHB], in 2 vols, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • տունկ in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University [Reprint of the original edition: 1926–1935, in 7 volumes, Yerevan]