-վոր

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Armenian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian -ւոր (-wor); see it for more.

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-վոր (-vor)

  1. Forms names of persons or things, carrying or doing something.
    բան (ban) (ban) — work
    բանվոր (banvor) (banvor) — worker
    հրացան (hracʿan) (hrac’an) — rifle, gun
    հրացանավոր (hracʿanavor) (hrac’anavor) — rifleman
  2. Forms adjectives.
    զոլ (zol) (zol) — stripe
    զոլավոր (zolavor) (zolavor) — striped
    պոչ (počʿ) (poč) — tail
    պոչավոր (počʿavor) (počavor) — having a tail

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