շքեղ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian շքեղ (škʿeł); see below.

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շքեղ (škʿeł) (superlative ամենաշքեղ)

  1. luxurious, glorious, magnificent, rich, sumptuous, pompous, splendid, superb, majestic
    շքեղ զգեստškʿeł zgest ― magnificent dress

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

շուք (šukʿ) +‎ -եղ (-eł)

Adjective[edit]

շքեղ (škʿeł

  1. glorious, magnificent, rich, sumptuous, pompous, splendid, superb, majestic
  2. honourable, august, illustrious, respectful, sublime
  3. elegant, fair, handsome, genteel, agreeable

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References[edit]

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