գետ

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Armenian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Armenian գետ (get); see it for more.

Noun[edit]

գետ (get)

  1. river
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Armenian գէտ (gēt); see it for more.

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Adjective[edit]

գետ (get)

  1. (rare) knowing, having the knowledge
Declension[edit]

Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *wed-os- (water). Cognate with Ancient Greek ὕδος (húdos, water), Sanskrit उत्स (útsa, spring, fountain). Related to Proto-Indo-European *wódr̥.

Noun[edit]

գետ (get

  1. river
    • c. 600 CEc. 670 CE, Anania Širakacʿi, Yałags harcʿman ew lucman [On Questions and Solutions] 7
      եւ երթեալ յեզր գետոյն, որու Ախուրեանն կոչեն
      and I went to the shore of the river, which they call Axurean

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References[edit]

  • գետ in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University
  • գետ 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
  • գետ in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ranko Matasović (2009), A Grammatical Sketch of Classical Armenian, Zagreb, page 18
  • Hrach Martirosyan (2010), Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers, ISBN 9789004173378, page 205