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ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian գովեստ (govest).

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NounEdit

գովեստ (govest)

  1. praise, laudation

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Old ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

գովեմ (govem) +‎ -ստ (-st)

NounEdit

գովեստ (govest)

  1. praise, eulogy, panegyric
  2. incense
  3. glory

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ReferencesEdit

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “գովեստ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1979), “Haykakankʿ (Armeniaca)”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), volume IV, 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, pages 671–673