զգեստ

ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian զգեստ ‎(zgest).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

զգեստ ‎(zgest)

  1. clothing, garment, dress
    երեկոյան զգեստ‎ ― erekoyan zgest ― evening dress

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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- ‎(to be dressed). Cognates include Latin vestis, Gothic 𐍅𐌰𐍃𐍄𐌹 ‎(wasti). Related to զգենում ‎(zgenum).

NounEdit

զգեստ ‎(zgest

  1. dress, robe, garment, clothes
    զգեստ յօրինել ումեք‎ ― zgest yōrinel umekʿ ― to dress, to make a dress for one
    զգեստ ամենօրեայ‎ ― zgest amenōreay ― everyday clothes
    հարսանեաց զգեստ‎ ― harsaneacʿ zgest ― wedding garb
    զգեստ այրութեան‎ ― zgest ayrutʿean ― widow's weeds
    սեաւ զգեստք‎ ― seaw zgestkʿ ― dress coat
    պաշտոնական զգեստ‎ ― paštonakan zgest ― regimentals
    հասարակաց զգեստուք‎ ― hasarakacʿ zgestukʿ ― in plain or private clothes
    զգեստ աւազանին‎ ― zgest awazanin ― baptismal grace
    ծառայական զգեստ‎ ― caṙayakan zgest ― towel, napkin
    զգեստ ոտին‎ ― zgest otin ― boot, shoe
    մերկ ի զգեստուց‎ ― merk i zgestucʿ ― undressed, disrobed, naked
    դարան զգեստուց‎ ― daran zgestucʿ ― clothes-press

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ReferencesEdit

  • զգեստ in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • զգեստ in Gabriēl Awetikʿean, Xačʿatur Siwrmēlean, Mkrtičʿ Awgerean (1836–37), Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language, a.k.a. NHB], in 2 vols, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University, volume 4, Armeniaca appendix, pages 671–673
  • Hrach Martirosyan (2010), Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers, ISBN 9789004173378, page 274
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