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համեստ

See also: Համեստ

ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian համեստ (hamest).

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AdjectiveEdit

համեստ (hamest)

  1. modest; humble
    համեստ աղջիկhamest ałǰik ― modest girl
  2. modest, not big; frugal
    համեստ աշխատավարձhamest ašxatavarj ― modest earnings
  3. modest, unassuming, unpretentious
    համեստ զգեստhamest zgest ― modest/simple attire

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Old ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the unknown root *համ- (*ham-) +‎ -ստ (-st)

AdjectiveEdit

համեստ (hamest

  1. modest, decent
  2. reserved, moderate, temperate

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ReferencesEdit

  • համեստ in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy