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ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian սաստիկ (sastik).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

սաստիկ (sastik) (superlative ամենասաստիկ)

  1. severe, intense, terrible
    սաստիկ բուքsastik bukʿsevere snowstorm
  2. strong, powerful, fierce
  3. great, extreme, excessive

DeclensionEdit

AdverbEdit

սաստիկ (sastik)

  1. severely, intensely, terribly, extremely
    սաստիկ ցավում եմsastik cʿavum emI am terribly sorry

Old ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

սաստ (sast) +‎ -իկ (-ik)

AdjectiveEdit

սաստիկ (sastik)

  1. excessive, extreme, great, grievous, enormous
    սաստիկ տգէտsastik tgētdownright or perfectly ignorant person
  2. intense, violent, vehement, impetuous, strong, lively, ardent, fiery
  3. rigid, rigorous, rude, severe, austere, insupportable

DeclensionEdit

AdverbEdit

սաստիկ (sastik)

  1. vehemently, vigorously, impetuously, strongly, with all one's force, power or strength
  2. greatly, excessively, extremely, grievously, violently, sharply, harshly, rigidly, severely, rigorously

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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