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ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian զգեստ (zgest).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

զգեստ (zgest)

  1. clothing, garment, dress
    երեկոյան զգեստ‎ ― erekoyan zgestevening 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-.

NounEdit

զգեստ (zgest)

  1. dress, robe, garment, clothes
    զգեստ յօրինել ումեք‎ ― zgest yōrinel umekʿto dress, to make a dress for one
    զգեստ ամենօրեայ‎ ― zgest amenōreayeveryday clothes
    հարսանեաց զգեստ‎ ― harsaneacʿ zgestwedding garb
    զգեստ այրութեան‎ ― zgest ayrutʿeanwidow's weeds
    սեաւ զգեստք‎ ― seaw zgestkʿdress coat
    պաշտոնական զգեստ‎ ― paštonakan zgestregimentals
    հասարակաց զգեստուք‎ ― hasarakacʿ zgestukʿin plain or private clothes
    զգեստ աւազանին‎ ― zgest awazaninbaptismal grace
    ծառայական զգեստ‎ ― caṙayakan zgesttowel, napkin
    զգեստ ոտին‎ ― zgest otinboot, shoe
    մերկ ի զգեստուց‎ ― merk i zgestucʿundressed, disrobed, naked
    դարան զգեստուց‎ ― daran zgestucʿclothes-press

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ReferencesEdit

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “զգեստ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “զգեստ”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), 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
  • Martirosyan, Hrach (2010) Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 8), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 274