-անոց

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Armenian[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-անոց ‎(-anocʿ)

  1. Forms a noun with the meaning of place. Corresponds to English -ery.

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From -ան ‎(-an) +‎ -ոց ‎(-ocʿ). The -ան ‎(-an) has different origins: it is a part of the stem in ամարանոց ‎(amaranocʿ), ձմերանոց ‎(jmeranocʿ), կողմանոց ‎(kołmanocʿ), possibly the pluralization suffix -ան ‎(-an) in Iranian borrowings such as աշակերտանոց ‎(ašakertanocʿ), աւազականոց ‎(awazakanocʿ), երիտասարդանոց ‎(eritasardanocʿ).

Suffix[edit]

-անոց ‎(-anocʿ)

  1. forming nouns of places or containers

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References[edit]

  • J̌ahukyan, Geworg (1998), “-անոց”, in Hin hayereni verǰacancʿneri cagumə [The Origin of Old Armenian Suffixes] (Hayocʿ lezvi hamematakan kʿerakanutʿyan harcʿer; 2) (in Armenian), Yerevan: Anania Širakacʿi, pages 5–48