փոխ

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See also: փոխ-

Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian փոխ (pʿox); see it for more.

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Noun[edit]

փոխ (pʿox)

  1. loan, borrowing
    փոխ առնելpʿox aṙnelto loan

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Akkadian [script needed] (pūḫu, exchange; loan), perhaps via Hurrian [script needed] (pôḫi (?), barter, exchange).

Noun[edit]

փոխ (pʿox)

  1. loan, borrowing
    խնդրել փոխxndrel pʿoxto ask in loan
    փոխ տալpʿox talto lend, to make a loan
    փոխ առնուլpʿox aṙnulto receive as a loan, to borrow
    ընդ փոխս մտանելənd pʿoxs mtanelto be overburdened by loans, to be obliged to beg
    փոխով կեալpʿoxov kealto live upon trust, or upon credit
  2. (music) anthem, response, antistrophe, antiphon
    փոխ առ փոխ, փոխն ի փոխpʿox aṙ pʿox, pʿoxn i pʿoxby turns, reciprocally, alternatively, mutually
  3. (as a prefix) meta-

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References[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “փոխ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “փոխ”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “փոխ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press
  • Diakonoff, Igor M. (1985), “Hurro-Urartian Borrowings in Old Armenian”, in Journal of the American Oriental Society[1], volume 105, issue 4, pages 597–603