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ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian ուշ ().

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

ուշ ()

  1. late
    Ուզո՞ւմ ես ինձ հետ ինչ-որ բան անել ավելի ուշ։Uzu?m es inj het inčʿ-or ban anel aveli uš.Do you want to do something with me later?

AdjectiveEdit

ուշ () (superlative ամենաուշ)

  1. late

DeclensionEdit


Old ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Iranian *uš. Compare Middle Persian ʾwš (ōš), Persian هوش(hôš). Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ows- (ear).

The sense “late” developed somehow from the sense “attentive”.

NounEdit

ուշ ()

  1. intelligence, mind, sentiment, sense, instinct; memory, remembrance; attention
    ուշ եւ ուրուշuš ew urušthe senses
    ուշ ի կուրծuš i kurcattentively, carefully, heedfully
    ուշի ուշովuši ušovwith great attention, most attentively, more at leisure, diligently, carefully
    ուշ առնել, առնուլ, ունել, դնելuš aṙnel, aṙnul, unel, dnelto pay attention, to be attentive, to have in view, not to lose sight of; to apply oneself to; to mind, to take care, to be heedful or cautious, to take good heed, to be on one's guard; to tend to, to aim at, to seek, to try, to endeavour, to strive
    յուշ ածել, առնել, արկանելyuš acel, aṙnel, arkanelto recall to mind, to remember, to remind
    յուշ գալ, լինել, զուշով գալyuš gal, linel, zušov galto bear in mind, to recollect, to call to mind, to remember
    յուշի ունել, կապելyuši unel, kapelto preserve in one's memory, to have recollection of, never to forget
    ուշ ի կուրծս առնելuš i kurcs aṙnelto think, to meditate, to conceive or imagine the design of
    ուշ ի կուրծս արկանելuš i kurcs arkanelto take a thing for serious, in earnest
    զուշ եւ զուրուշ գրաւելzuš ew zuruš grawelto enchant, to bewitch
    ընդոստուցանել զուշəndostucʿanel zušto excite the attention
    ուշ ունել յոքuš unel yokʿto follow with the eyes
    յուշ բերելyuš berelto call to mind, to remember
    յուշի բերելyuši berelto revive, to cause a person recover his breath, to quicken, to rouse
    ուշ ունելuš unelto pay attention, to notice; to wait
    բառնել յուշոյ մտացbaṙnel yušoy mtacʿto cause to forget, to put out of one's head
    պրծանիլ յուշոյ յիշատակացprcanil yušoy yišatakacʿto be forgotten
    յուշ լինի ինձ, ինձ յուշ անկանիyuš lini inj, inj yuš ankaniI do remember
    ուշ ի կուրծս անկաւ գրելuš i kurcs ankaw grelthe idea struck him to write, he conceived the idea of writing
    ուշ ի կուրծս քաջալերէին զմիմեանսuš i kurcs kʿaǰalerēin zmimeansthey incessantly encouraged one another
    չէ ի յուշ մտացčʿē i yuš mtacʿhe does not remember
    նմա ընդ յուշի կապեալnma ənd yuši kapealcalling to his memory, reminding him
    ո՛ւշ կալúš kalattention!

DeclensionEdit

AdjectiveEdit

ուշ ()

  1. attentive
  2. late

AdverbEdit

ուշ ()

  1. late

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Armenian: ուշ (), ուշք (uškʿ)

ReferencesEdit

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “ուշ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “ուշ”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “ուշ”, 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