մած

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *maǵ- (to knead). Cognates include Old Church Slavonic мазати (mazati), мазь (mazĭ), масло (maslo) (Russian мазать (mazatʹ), мазь (mazʹ), масло (maslo)), Ancient Greek μαγίς (magís, any kneaded mass), Middle Irish maistir (to churn) and Old English macian (English make).

Adjective[edit]

մած (mac) (indeclinable

  1. glued together, joined
  2. curdled, coagulated
  3. adhesive, sticking, adherent
  4. dense, compact

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

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