գիտուն

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian գիտուն (gitun).

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գիտուն (gitun)

  1. (archaic) scientist; scholar

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գիտուն (gitun) (superlative ամենագիտուն)

  1. knowledgeable; competent

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

գիտեմ (gitem) +‎ -ուն (-un)

Adjective[edit]

գիտուն (gitun

  1. learned, lettered, literate, wise, knowing, well performed; skilful, intelligent
    գիտուն լիցիgitun licʿi ― know, you are informed, you must know
    գիտուն առնելgitun aṙnel ― to inform

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Noun[edit]

գիտուն (gitun

  1. diviner, foreteller

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References[edit]

  • գիտուն in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • գիտուն 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