հաշտ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian հաշտ (hašt); see below.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

հաշտ (hašt) (superlative ամենահաշտ)

  1. peaceful, peaceable; propitious, well-disposed; not fighting, not quarreling

Declension[edit]

Adverb[edit]

հաշտ (hašt)

  1. in peace, in harmony
    նրանք հաշտ են ապրումnrankʿ hašt en aprum ― they live in peace

Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Iranian *āšt (reconciled, peaceful). Compare Avestan 𐬁𐬑𐬱𐬙𐬌 (āxšti-, peace), Manichaean Middle Persian ʾʾšt (āšt, peace), Middle Persian ʾštyh (āštīh, peace), Persian آشتی (āštī, peace).

Adjective[edit]

հաշտ (hašt) (indeclinable

  1. reconciled; propitious, favourable, friendly, kind, kindly, benevolent
    հաշտ առնելhašt aṙnel ― to conciliate, to reconcile; to render propitious, to propitiate
    հաշտ լինելhašt linel ― to be reconciled; to be propitious, favourable

Usage notes[edit]

This adjective was indeclinable.

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

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