գել

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

The regular development of Old Armenian գայլ (gayl) in dialects.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

գել (gel) (traditional orthography spelling գէլ)

  1. (dialectal) Alternative form of գայլ (gayl)
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Armenian գել (gel); see it for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

գել (gel) (superlative ամենագել)

  1. tight, stiff; twisted
Declension[edit]

Old Armenian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root of գելում (gelum).

Adjective[edit]

գել (gel

  1. tight, stiff
  2. intwined, twisted
  3. crooked, curved

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • գել in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • գել 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
  • գել in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University