ցած

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian ցած (cʿac); see it for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ցած (cʿac) (superlative ամենացած)

  1. low

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

ցած (cʿac)

  1. lower part; bottom part

Declension[edit]

Adverb[edit]

ցած (cʿac)

  1. down; downwards
    ցած դնելcʿac dnel ― to put down
  2. low

Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

The origin is uncertain. Perhaps from Proto-Indo-European *ḱad-.

Adjective[edit]

ցած (cʿac

  1. low, lower
  2. (figuratively) humble, lowly, modest, moderate, mild, docile, good
  3. (figuratively) low, vile, abject, ignoble, base, mean, grovelling, worthless

Declension[edit]

Adverb[edit]

ցած (cʿac)

  1. downward
    ցած հայելովcʿac hayelov ― looking down, modestly

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

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