կարօտ

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Old Armenian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

The original spelling is կարաւտ (karawt), from the root կար- (kar-, necessity) +‎ -աւտ (-awt).

Adjective[edit]

կարօտ (karōt

  1. in want of
    կարօտ լինելkarōt linel ― to want, to need, to be or stand in want of
    կարօտ մնալ, գտանիլkarōt mnal, gtanil ― to be in a state of privation, to be unprovided with, to be without
  2. needy, necessitous, poor, indigent
    կարօտ ամենայնիւkarōt amenayniw ― in want of all things, poverty-stricken, destitute
  3. desirous, anxious, eager

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Noun[edit]

կարօտ (karōt

  1. want, need, necessity, poverty, indigence
  2. desire, wish, longing

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References[edit]

  • կարօտ in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • կարօտ 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
  • կար in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University