ագահ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian ագահ (agah).

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ագահ (agah)

  1. avaricious, covetous, greedy
  2. gluttonous, insatiable
  3. miserly, parsimonious, stingy
  4. (colloquial) craving, hankering, yearning

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

The origin is uncertain.

Adjective[edit]

ագահ (agah

  1. avaricious, stingy, grasping, sordid
    դժոխային ագահdžoxayin agah ― very greedy or insatiable avaricious

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References[edit]

  • ագահ in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • ագահ in Gabriēl Awetikʿean, Xačʿatur Siwrmēlean, Mkrtičʿ Awgerean (1836–37), Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language], in 2 vols, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • ագահ in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University