զգօնութիւն

Old ArmenianEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From զգօն (zgōn) +‎ -ութիւն (-utʿiwn).

NounEdit

զգօնութիւն (zgōnutʿiwn)

  1. wisdom, maturity, good sense, good judgment
    Զգօնութիւն, Գիրք ԶգօնութեանZgōnutʿiwn, Girkʿ Zgōnutʿeanthe Book of Wisdom and the Proverbs of Solomon
    սկիզբն զգօնութեան երկիւղ Տեառնskizbn zgōnutʿean erkiwł Teaṙnthe fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom
  2. mildness, gentleness, benignity, affability

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DescendantsEdit

  • Armenian: զգոնություն (zgonutʿyun) (zgonut’yun)

ReferencesEdit

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “զգօնութիւն”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy