-ուց

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Armenian[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-ուց ‎(-ucʿ)

  1. the singular ablative case ending of u-declension nouns
    մարդուց‎ ― marducʿ ― ablative singular case of մարդ(mard)
    ձիուց‎ ― jiucʿ ― ablative singular case of ձի(ji)

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the stem vowel -u- + Proto-Indo-European *-sko- suffix, later applied to other stems. See also -ուցք(-ucʿkʿ).

Suffix[edit]

-ուց ‎(-ucʿ)

  1. forming nouns
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References[edit]

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

Etymology 2[edit]

From the stem vowel -ու-(-u-) + (-cʿ, genitive/dative/ablative case marker).

Suffix[edit]

-ուց ‎(-ucʿ)

  1. the plural genitive case ending of u-stem nouns
    ծովուց‎ ― covucʿ ― genitive plural case of ծով(cov)
    արջուց‎ ― arǰucʿ ― genitive plural case of արջ(arǰ)
  2. the plural dative case ending of u-stem nouns
    ծովուց‎ ― covucʿ ― dative plural case of ծով(cov)
    արջուց‎ ― arǰucʿ ― dative plural case of արջ(arǰ)
  3. the plural locative case ending of u-stem nouns
    ծովուց‎ ― covucʿ ― abaltive plural case of ծով(cov)
    արջուց‎ ― arǰucʿ ― abaltive plural case of արջ(arǰ)
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