գտանեմ

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root *գիտ- (*git-), from Proto-Indo-European *weyd-, +‎ -ան- (-an-). See also եգիտ (egit).

Verb[edit]

գտանեմ (gtanem)  (aorist indicative գտի)

  1. (transitive) to find, to invent, to discover, to find out
  2. (transitive) to gain, to have
    գտանել շնորհս առաջի ուրուքgtanel šnorhs aṙaǰi urukʿ ― to gain or acquire the heart, friendship, goodwill of some one; to regain the favour of some one
  3. (transitive) to meet
  4. (in the mediopassive, intransitive) to find oneself; to appear, to show oneself
    գտանիմ հաւատարիմgtanim hawatarim ― to be faithful

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References[edit]

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