իմաստուն

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian իմաստուն (imastun); see it for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

իմաստուն (imastun)

  1. wise

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

իմաստուն (imastun)

  1. wise man, sage

Declension[edit]

Adverb[edit]

իմաստուն (imastun)

  1. wisely

Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From իմաստ (imast) +‎ -ուն (-un).

Adjective[edit]

իմաստուն (imastun

  1. wise, learned; intelligent
    իմաստուննimastunn ― the Wise Man, Solomon
    իմաստունսimastuns ― wisely, sensibly, judiciously
    իմաստուն առնելimastun aṙnel ― to render wise, to improve in wisdom; to free from infatuation, to disabuse, to undeceive
  2. prudent, judicious, discreet, sensible
    իմաստունսimastuns ― prudently, discreetly
  3. skilful
  4. sentimental
  5. (as a noun) philosopher

Declension[edit]

Adverb[edit]

իմաստուն (imastun)

  1. wisely, sensibly, judiciously
  2. prudently, discreetly

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

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