görməmiş

AzerbaijaniEdit

Etymology 1Edit

PronunciationEdit

ParticipleEdit

görməmiş

  1. negative form of görmüş
    • 1991, Astanbəyli M., Ulduz[1], number 1, page 30:
      Öldü getdi, öldü yazıq,
      Dan ulduzunu görməmiş.
      Qızıl gülləyə tuş oldu
      Qızıl gülləri dərməmiş.
      He perished, a wretched one
      Not having seen the dawn star,
      He was met by a red bullet,
      Not having picked the red rose.

Etymology 2Edit

From etymologi 1: negative subject past participle of görmək. Literally, 'one who has not seen', implying that a greedyguts has not seen enough good in his life, so when opportunity arises, s/he consumes out of all proportion. Typologically compare Armenian չտես (čʿtes).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

görməmiş (definite accusative görməmişi, plural görməmişlər)

  1. (colloquial) greedyguts (a person who is greedy for wealth or food beyond any measure)
DeclensionEdit
Derived termsEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • Armenian: գյորմամիշ (gyormamiš)

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