տեղի

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian տեղի (tełi); see it for more.

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Noun[edit]

տեղի (tełi)

  1. (archaic, literary) place
    տեղի տալtełi tal ― to yield, to give up, to acquiesce, to consent

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From տեղ (teł) +‎ (-i).

Noun[edit]

տեղի (tełi

  1. place, spot, site
    հասարակաց տեղիքhasarakacʿ tełikʿ ― public places, squares, etc.
    սուրբ տեղիքsurb tełikʿ ― holy place; the Holy Land
    տեղի ապաւինիtełi apawini ― refuge, shelter, retreat, cover
    հասարակ տեղիքhasarak tełikʿ ― (in rhetorics) commonplace topics
    առ տեղեաւսaṙ tełeaws ― here
    ի տեղի/ի տեղւոջi tełi/i tełwoǰ ― in the room of, instead of, in lieu or place of
    ի տեղիս տեղիս, տեղեաց տեղեացi tełis tełis, tełeacʿ tełeacʿ ― in different places, in some or several places
    ընդ ամենայն տեղիսənd amenayn tełis ― in all places, every where; omnipresent
    առ տեղեաւնaṙ tełeawn ― there, in the very place; just then, for that time, for a short time
    ունել զտեղիunel ztełi ― to supply the place of, to substitute for, to take or fill the place of, to succeed
    ունել զառաջին տեղիunel zaṙaǰin tełi ― to hold or occupy the most advantageous place, to be on the side of the wall
    զտեղի առնուլ, ունելztełi aṙnul, unel ― to stop, to cease to go, to rest, to take repose, to halt
    անկանել ի տեղւոջankanel i tełwoǰ ― to be left dead on the spot
    տեղի առնել ումեքtełi aṙnel umekʿ ― to give the first place to a person
    տեղի տալ ումեքtełi tal umekʿ ― to yield, to give up, to acquiesce, to consent, to condescend, to submit
    տեղի տալ իմիքtełi tal imikʿ ― to expose oneself, to give hold
    տեղի տալ յիմեքէ/յումեքէtełi tal yimekʿē/yumekʿē ― to evade, to avoid, to draw back, to withdraw, to retire, to depart, to go away
    շրջէր փախստական տեղւոյ ի տեղիšrǰēr pʿaxstakan tełwoy i tełi ― as a fugitive he wandered
    բանին իմոյ չիք տեղի ի ձեզbanin imoy čʿikʿ tełi i jez ― my words have no place in you
    տեղի տուր գնա՛tełi tur gná ― get thee hence!
  2. occasion, opportunity

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References[edit]

  • տեղի in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • տեղի 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
  • տեղ in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University
  • Robert Godel (1975), An introduction to the study of classical Armenian, Wiesbaden: Dr Ludwig Reichert Verlag, page 30