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ձեւ

ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian ձեւ (jew).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ձեւ (jew)

  1. form; shape; pattern
  2. way, method
  3. (grammar) form

DeclensionEdit


Old ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰew-.

NounEdit

ձեւ (jew

  1. shape, fashion, form, mould, pattern
    ձեւ տալjew tal — to give a shape to
    պարզ, անպաճոյճ, ազնուական ունել ձեւսparz, anpačoyč, aznuakan unel jews — to have simple, noble, gentlemanly or ladylike manners
    զայս ձեւ օրինակիzays jew ōrinaki — in this way, thus, so
    գրեաց ձեւ բանից օրինակ զայսgreacʿ jew banicʿ ōrinak zays — he wrote a letter thus conceived, or in these terms
    ի ձեւ առակացi jew aṙakacʿ — allegorically
  2. clothes, vestment
    ի ձեւ ժառանգաւորիi jew žaṙangawori — in the garb of a clergyman, in clerical attire
    ի ձեւ սոսկականi jew soskakan — in private clothes
    առնուլ զձեւ կրօնաւորականaṙnul zjew krōnaworakan — to become a monk

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ReferencesEdit

  • ձեւ in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • ձեւ 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
  • ձեւ in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University
  • Hrach Martirosyan (2010), Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers, ISBN 9789004173378, page 433