zangoç

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Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Armenian ժամկոչ (žamkočʿ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [zɑŋɡot͡ʃ]
  • Hyphenation: zan‧goç

Noun[edit]

zangoç (definite accusative zangocu, plural zangoçlar)

  1. sexton (church official who looks after a church and act as a bell-ringer)
    küçük bir kilisede zangoç olarak çalışıyordu - he was working as a sexton in a small church

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • zangoç in Güncel Türkçe Sözlük [Contemporary Turkish Dictionary], Türk Dil Kurumu