շահեկան

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian շահեկան (šahekan); see it for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

շահեկան (šahekan) (superlative ամենաշահեկան)

  1. profitable, lucrative
  2. useful

Declension[edit]


Old Armenian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From *շահի (*šahi), the form of շահ (šah) with its i-stem, +‎ -ական (-akan).

Adjective[edit]

շահեկան (šahekan

  1. lucrative, useful

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • շահական in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • շահեկան 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
  • -եկան” in Geworg J̌ahukyan (1998), Hin hayereni verǰacancʿneri cagumə [The Origin of Old Armenian Suffixes]. In Hayocʿ lezvi hamematakan kʿerakanutʿyan harcʿer [Questions of Comparative Grammar of the Armenian Language], Yerevan: Anania Shirakatsi