Armenian edit

Etymology edit

From Old Armenian տգեղ (tgeł); see it for more.

Pronunciation edit

Adjective edit

տգեղ (tgeġ) (superlative ամենատգեղ)

  1. ugly, unattractive

Declension edit

Synonyms edit

Adverb edit

տգեղ (tgeġ)

  1. unprettily, unattractively
  2. impolitely, improperly

Old Armenian edit

Etymology edit

From տ- (t-) +‎ գեղ (geł).

Adjective edit

տգեղ (tgeł)

  1. ill-favoured, ill-featured, unsightly, ugly, deformed, hideous, squalid
  2. foul, villainous, bad

Declension edit

Derived terms edit

Descendants edit

  • Armenian: տգեղ (tgeġ)

References edit

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