ոտանաւոր

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

ոտան- (otan-, foot; measure in prosody) +‎ -աւոր (-awor)

Adjective[edit]

ոտանաւոր (otanawor

  1. having feet
  2. walking, going on foot
  3. rhythmical, measured, metrical

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

ոտանաւոր (otanawor

  1. verse, rhyme, poetry
    ոտանաւորս յօրինել, գրել ոտանաւորս, ոտանաւոր չափմամբotanawors yōrinel, grel otanawors, otanawor čʿapʿmamb — to rhyme, to versify, to make verses, to write poetry or verses
    գձուձ, յոռի ոտանաւորgjuj, yoṙi otanawor — mean, worthless verses, doggerel

Declension[edit]

Adverb[edit]

ոտանաւոր (otanawor)

  1. on foot
    անցանել ընդ գետ յոտանաւորancʿanel ənd get yotanawor — to cross the river on foot
    յոտանաւոր/յոտանաւորս կալyotanawor/yotanawors kal — to be on foot
    զօրացոյց զօտս իմ յոտանաւորսzōracʿoycʿ zōts im yotanawors — He gave me strength to stand

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

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