քուռակ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian քուռակ ‎(kʿuṙak); see it for more.

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քուռակ ‎(kʿuṙak)

  1. young of a horse or a donkey, colt, foal
  2. (pejorative) generic mild insult

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Old Armenian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From the earlier form of Middle Persian kwlk' ‎(kurrag, colt). Compare Persian کره ‎(korre).

Noun[edit]

քուռակ ‎(kʿuṙak

  1. young of a horse or a donkey, colt, foal

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References[edit]

  • քուռակ in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • քուռակ in Gabriēl Awetikʿean, Xačʿatur Siwrmēlean, Mkrtičʿ Awgerean (1836–37), Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language, a.k.a. NHB], in 2 vols, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • քուռակ in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University [Reprint of the original edition: 1926–1935, in 7 volumes, Yerevan]