կնքեմ

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From կնիք (knikʿ).

Verb[edit]

կնքեմ (knkʿem)  (aorist indicative կնքեցի)

  1. to seal, to close with a seal, to affix a seal, to seal up
    կնքել նշխարաւknkʿel nšxaraw ― to wafer
    կնքել արեամբknkʿel areamb ― to seal with blood
  2. to mark, to stamp, to sign
  3. to hide, to cover, to close, to shut up
  4. to confirm, to ratify, to verify; to conclude, to decide
    դաշն հաշտութեան կնքելdašn haštutʿean knkʿel ― to conclude a treaty of peace
    կնքեցաւ ուխտ հաշտութեանknkʿecʿaw uxt haštutʿean ― peace was made between
  5. to pronounce sentence
  6. to seal, to complete, to terminate, to finish
  7. (Christianity) to baptize, to confer baptism
  8. (Christianity) to sign with sign of the cross, to make the sign of the cross

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References[edit]

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