վաստակ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian վաստակ (vastak); see it for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

վաստակ (vastak)

  1. work, labour, toil; pains, trouble
  2. profit, gain, earnings from labour
  3. merit, desert; services
  4. pay for labour

Declension[edit]


Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

The origin is uncertain.

Noun[edit]

վաստակ (vastak

  1. work, labour, toil
    վաստակ ծառայութեանvastak caṙayutʿean ― service rendered
    վաստակ ձեռացvastak jeṙacʿ ― handiwork
    վաստակ արքունիvastak arkʿuni ― military service
    գիրք վաստակոցgirkʿ vastakocʿ ― Geoponics
    վաստակ լինելvastak linel ― to labour, to work, to toil, to work hard, to strive, to fatigue or tire oneself with, to be fatigued or tired
    վաստակ առնելvastak aṙnel ― to tire, to fatigue, to weary
  2. pains, trouble, fatigue
  3. merit, worth, service
  4. profit, gain, earnings

Declension[edit]

Adjective[edit]

վաստակ (vastak

  1. tired, fatigued

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References[edit]

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