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ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian տնտես (tntes); see it for more.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

տնտես (tntes)

  1. (archaic) steward

DeclensionEdit


Old ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

տուն (tun) +‎ տեսանեմ (tesanem)

NounEdit

տնտես (tntes)

  1. steward, economist, manager, bursar
    տնտես վանացtntes vanacʿcellarist
    տնտես եկեղեցւոյtntes ekełecʿwoychurch-warden
    տնտես աստուածային օրինացtntes astuacayin ōrinacʿdispenser of the divine precepts

DeclensionEdit

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DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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