Djut’ak [jutak, chutak]
- Jonathan McCollum
Armenian term for the violin. A bowed string instrument of this name, possibly a kemancha-like instrument, is mentioned in the medieval Armenian poem The Book of Lamentations by the monk and theologian Grigor Narekatsi (950–1003).E. Khanzadian: ‘Haykakan hin erazhshtakan gordsik’nerě’ [Old Armenian Musical Instruments], ...