աճեմ

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Armenian *awčémi, from *aug-(y)e-mi, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂(e)ug-(y)e-mi, from *h₂ewg-. See also աճուկ (ačuk).

Verb[edit]

աճեմ (ačem)

  1. to grow, to increase, to be augmented, to grow tall or stout
  2. to make progress
  3. to vegetate, to sprout, to come up
  4. to be multiplied
  5. to be heightened, to grow upon or out of
  6. to grow dear

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References[edit]

  • աճեմ in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • աճեմ 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
  • աճել in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University
  • “ačem” in Hrach Martirosyan (2010), Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers, ISBN 9789004173378, page 43