ցուրտ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian ցուրտ ‎(cʿurt); see it for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ցուրտ ‎(cʿurt) ‎(superlative ամենացուրտ)

  1. (of the weather) cold, chilly

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Noun[edit]

ցուրտ ‎(cʿurt)

  1. cold weather

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

The origin is uncertain.

Adjective[edit]

ցուրտ ‎(cʿurt)

  1. cold
    ցուրտ է‎ ― cʿurt ē ― it is cold
  2. (figuratively) cold, senseless, silly, stupid, insipid; vain, frivolous, trifling
    ցուրտ մարդ‎ ― cʿurt mard ― cold, frigid, unconcerned, indifferent person
    ցուրտ պատճառք‎ ― cʿurt patčaṙkʿ ― poverty of argument
    դի ցուրտ յերկիր ընկենուլ‎ ― di cʿurt yerkir ənkenul ― to kill on the spot, to strike, a cold corpse, to the ground

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

ցուրտ ‎(cʿurt)

  1. cold, chill
    սոսկալի ցուրտ‎ ― soskali cʿurt ― horrible cold
    խիստ ցուրտ‎ ― xist cʿurt ― bitter cold
    անտանելի ցուրտ‎ ― antaneli cʿurt ― insupportable cold
    թափանցող ցուրտ‎ ― tʿapʿancʿoł cʿurt ― piercing cold
    ցուրտ մահահամբոյր‎ ― cʿurt mahahamboyr ― chill of death
    ցուրտ սաստիկ‎ ― cʿurt sastik ― a violent or biting cold
    սարսռացեալ դողալ ի ցրտոյ‎ ― sarsṙacʿeal dołal i cʿrtoy ― to tremble all over with cold, to be benumbed with cold
    պատսպարիլ ի ցրտոյ‎ ― patsparil i cʿrtoy ― to provide against the cold
    վարժիլ ցրտոյ‎ ― varžil cʿrtoy ― to be inured to cold
    ցուրտ առնուլ‎ ― cʿurt aṙnul ― to take cold, to catch cold

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References[edit]

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