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ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian գոյ (goy).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

գոյ (goy)

  1. being

DeclensionEdit


Old ArmenianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Indo-European *h₂wes-.

NounEdit

գոյ (goy)

  1. being, existence, substance
    ըստ գոյին, գոյիւ, գոյիւ իւրով, գոյիւ չափəst goyin, goyiw, goyiw iwrov, goyiw čʿapʿas much as his means or property allow, as much as he had; entirely, completely
    ի գոյ ածելi goy acelto create, to cause to exist
  2. God
  3. (usually in the plural) goods, property
DeclensionEdit
Derived termsEdit
DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “գոյ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “գոյ”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “գոյ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, reprint of the original 1926–1935 seven-volume edition, Yerevan: University Press
  • Martirosyan, Hrach (2010) Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 8), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 221

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

գոյ (goy)

  1. third-person singular present active indicative of գոմ (gom)