սնոտի

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian սնոտի (snoti); see it for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

սնոտի (snoti)

  1. useless, vain, futile

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From սին (sin) +‎ -ոտի (-oti).

Adjective[edit]

սնոտի (snoti

  1. useless, vain, futile, frivolous, worthless; chimerical, idle
    ի սնոտիսi snotis ― in vain, uselessly
  2. (in the plural, as a noun) vanity, foolery; vain and trifling things, trifles, bawbles, trinkets, gew-gaws, knick-knacks; foppery, silliness, nonsense
    գնալ զհետ սնոտեացgnal zhet snoteacʿ ― to run after follies
    սնոտեօք զբօսնուլsnoteōkʿ zbōsnul ― to be taken up with trifles, to trifle time away, to fiddle-faddle

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References[edit]

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