քակոր

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian քակոր (kʿakor); see it for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

քակոր (kʿakor)

  1. dry dung, manure

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *kakka- (to defecate) +‎ -որ (-or). Cognates include Ancient Greek κάκκη (kákkē, human ordure), κακκάω (kakkáō, defecate), Old Irish cacc, Latin cacō, Persian ککه (kaka), Russian кака (kaka), какать (kakatʹ), and German kacken. Related to Middle Armenian քաք (kʿakʿ).

Noun[edit]

քակոր (kʿakor)

  1. dung, animal excrement, ordure
    քակոր արջառոյkʿakor arǰaṙoycow-dung, manure

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References[edit]

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