դաշտ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian դաշտ (dašt); see below.

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Noun[edit]

դաշտ (dašt)

  1. field
    կանաչ դաշտkanačʿ dašt ― green field
  2. (sports) playing field, sports ground
    ֆուտբոլային դաշտfutbolayin dašt ― football field
  3. (physics) field
    մագնիսկան դաշտmagniskan dašt ― magnetic field
  4. field, sphere
    գործունեության դաշտgorcuneutʿyan dašt ― field/sphere of action

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Iranian *dašt, from Old Iranian *daxšta-; compare Middle Persian dšt' (dašt, plain, open ground), Persian دشت (dašt), Sogdian [script?] (daxšt, desert, steppe, plain).

Noun[edit]

դաշտ (dašt

  1. field, country, soil, heath, fallow ground, plain
    եղիւսեան դաշտքełiwsean daštkʿ ― Elysian fields
    արիսեան դաշտքarisean daštkʿ ― field of Mars
  2. ornamental floor of the room

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References[edit]

  • դաշտ in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • դաշտ in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University
  • դաշտ 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
  • "dašt" in David Neil MacKenzie (1986), A Concise Pahlavi Dictionary, London: Oxford University Press, ISBN 0-19-713559-5, page 25