օջախ

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Armenian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • օճախ ‎(ōčax) (Western Armenian)

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Ottoman Turkish اوجاق ‎(oǰak).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

օջախ ‎(ōǰax)

  1. hearth
  2. (figuratively) symbol of home and family life
    օջախի կաքավ‎ ― ōǰaxi kakʿav ― modest, domestic woman

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1902), “օճախ”, in Tʿurkʿerēni azdecʿutʿiwnə hayerēni vray ew tʿurkʿerēnē pʿoxaṙeal baṙerə Pōlsi hay žołovrdakan lezuin mēǰ hamematutʿeamb Vani, Łarabałi ew Nor-Naxiǰewani barbaṙnerun [The Influence of Turkish on Armenian and Words Borrowed from Turkish in the Popular Armenian Language of Constantinople in Comparison with the Dialects of Van, Karabakh and Nor Nakhichevan] (Ēminean azgagrakan žołovacu; 3) (in Armenian), Moscow, Vagharshapat: Lazarev Institute of Oriental Languages, page 369