տուփ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian տուփ ‎(tupʿ); see it for more.

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Noun[edit]

տուփ ‎(tupʿ)

  1. box, case

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

The origin is uncertain.

Noun[edit]

տուփ ‎(tupʿ)

  1. box, case, especially incense-box
    տուփ սահուն‎ ― tupʿ sahun ― movable, running or drop-box
    չքնաղագիւտք ի յակունս՝ պահին ի տուփս մանունս‎ ― čʿkʿnałagiwtkʿ i yakuns, pahin i tupʿs manuns ― precious things are packed in small parcels
  2. book-case
  3. cell in a table
  4. (arithmetic) small square

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References[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “տուփ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “տուփ”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “տուփ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935