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զգեստ

ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian զգեստ (zgest).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

զգեստ (zgest)

  1. clothing, garment, dress
    երեկոյան զգեստerekoyan zgest ― evening dress

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Old ArmenianEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From զ- (z-) +‎ *գեստ (*gest), the u-stem of which is from Proto-Indo-European *wes-tu-, the i-stem is from *wes-ti(h₂)-, from *wes- (to be dressed). Cognates include Latin vestis, Gothic 𐍅𐌰𐍃𐍄𐌹 (wasti). Related to զգենում (zgenum).

NounEdit

զգեստ (zgest

  1. dress, robe, garment, clothes
    զգեստ յօրինել ումեքzgest yōrinel umekʿ ― to dress, to make a dress for one
    զգեստ ամենօրեայzgest amenōreay ― everyday clothes
    հարսանեաց զգեստharsaneacʿ zgest ― wedding garb
    զգեստ այրութեանzgest ayrutʿean ― widow's weeds
    սեաւ զգեստքseaw zgestkʿ ― dress coat
    պաշտոնական զգեստpaštonakan zgest ― regimentals
    հասարակաց զգեստուքhasarakacʿ zgestukʿ ― in plain or private clothes
    զգեստ աւազանինzgest awazanin ― baptismal grace
    ծառայական զգեստcaṙayakan zgest ― towel, napkin
    զգեստ ոտինzgest otin ― boot, shoe
    մերկ ի զգեստուցmerk i zgestucʿ ― undressed, disrobed, naked
    դարան զգեստուցdaran zgestucʿ ― clothes-press

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ReferencesEdit

  • զգեստ in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • զգեստ in Gabriēl Awetikʿean, Xačʿatur Siwrmēlean, Mkrtičʿ Awgerean (1836–37), Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language], in 2 vols, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Հյ. -ստ մասնիկը in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University, volume 4, Armeniaca appendix, page 2700
  • Hrach Martirosyan (2010), Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers, ISBN 9789004173378, page 274