հաճ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian հաճ (hač); see it for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

հաճ (hač)

  1. content, contented, pleased, satisfied

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Iranian *hač- (to follow); compare Avestan [script?] (hac-, to follow). Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *sekʷ- (to follow). The sense development is "to follow" > "to fit" > "to be pleasant".

Adjective[edit]

հաճ (hač

  1. content, contented, pleased, satisfied
    հաճ առնելhač aṙnel ― to content, to satisfy
    հաճ լինելhač linel ― to be content, satisfied, pleased
  2. consenting

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

հաճ (hač

  1. satisfaction, contentedness

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References[edit]

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