-ուտ

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Two possibilities exist. May be a variant of -ոտ ‎(-ot), derived from *հուտ ‎(*hut), an alternative form of հոտ ‎(hot). Alternatively, from supposed Proto-Indo-European *-ōd-ēs with Ancient Greek -ώδης ‎(-ṓdēs) as a cognate; compare ἀμαθώδης ‎(amathṓdēs, sandy) from ἄμαθος ‎(ámathos, sand).

Suffix[edit]

-ուտ ‎(-ut)

  1. abounding in

Derived terms[edit]


References[edit]

  • J̌ahukyan, Geworg (1998), “-ուտ”, 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