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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A member of one of the first Armenian patriotic revolutionary societies which arose against the oppressive misrule of the tyrant Sultan Abd-ul-Hamid II. of Turkey. The society published a paper for its propaganda, called Hunchág, which had with the title the picture of a bell, symbolizing its mission to awaken the people.
  • Of or pertaining to the Hunchagyán society.


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