փող

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Armenian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Armenian փող ‎(pʿoł); see it for more.

Noun[edit]

փող ‎(pʿoł)

  1. (somewhat colloquial) money
    փող աշխատել‎ ― pʿoł ašxatel ― to earn money
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Armenian փող ‎(pʿoł); see it for more.

Noun[edit]

փող ‎(pʿoł)

  1. muzzle, barrel of a weapon
  2. tubular part of various objects
  3. (anatomy) any of various tubular organs
  4. (music) wind instruments in general; trumpet in particular
  5. (archaic) throat; neck; esophagus
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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

The origin is uncertain.

Noun[edit]

փող ‎(pʿoł)

  1. narrow passage
    փող ծխաքարշի‎ ― pʿoł cxakʿarši ― shank of a tobacco-pipe
    փող գրչի‎ ― pʿoł grčʿi ― barrel
    փող հրազինուց‎ ― pʿoł hrazinucʿ ― gun-barrel
  2. (by extension, usually in the plural) throat; neck
    փող սրուակի‎ ― pʿoł sruaki ― neck or gullet of a bottle
    ունել զոք զփողից‎ ― unel zokʿ zpʿołicʿ ― to seize or take one by the throat, to arrest
  3. (by extension) nostril
  4. (by extension) corridor, lobby, passage, gallery
  5. (by extension) a narrow passage between gardens
  6. (by extension) conduit, canal; reed
    փող կապարեայ‎ ― pʿoł kapareay ― lead-pipe, conduit-pipe
  7. (by extension, music) trumpet, horn; tube, pipe
    փող ականջաց‎ ― pʿoł akanǰacʿ ― ear-trumpet
    ձայնատար փող‎ ― jaynatar pʿoł ― speaking-trumpet
    հնչիւն փողոյ‎ ― hnčʿiwn pʿołoy ― blast of trumpet
    ի ձայն փողոյ‎ ― i jayn pʿołoy ― by sound of trumpet
    փող հարկանել, հնչեցուցանել‎ ― pʿoł harkanel, hnčʿecʿucʿanel ― to trumpet, to sound the trumpet, to wind or blow the horn, to play on the horn
    փող երգեհոնի‎ ― pʿoł ergehoni ― organ-pipe
  8. (by extension, figuratively) preacher, apostle
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Persian پول ‎(pūl, change, small money).

Noun[edit]

փող ‎(pʿoł)

  1. small money, asper, mite, sou, halfpenny
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  • Armenian: փող ‎(pʿoł)

References[edit]

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