տնտես

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian տնտես (tntes); see it for more.

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Noun[edit]

տնտես (tntes)

  1. (archaic) steward

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

տուն (tun) +‎ տեսանեմ (tesanem)

Noun[edit]

տնտես (tntes

  1. steward, economist, manager, bursar
    տնտես վանացtntes vanacʿ ― cellarist
    տնտես եկեղեցւոյtntes ekełecʿwoy ― church-warden
    տնտես աստուածային օրինացtntes astuacayin ōrinacʿ ― dispenser of the divine precepts

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References[edit]

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