պերճ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian պերճ (perč).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

պերճ (perč)

  1. splendid, magnificent; pompous
  2. rich, opulent, sumptuous

Declension[edit]


Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

The origin is uncertain.

Adjective[edit]

պերճ (perč) (singular genitive պերճի, plural genitive պերճից))

  1. illustrious, famous, distinguished, celebrated, renowned
  2. elegant, magnificent, excellent
    պերճս խօսելperčs xōsel — to speak elegantly
  3. pompous, sumptuous, fine, rich, superb
    պերճսperčs — pompously
  4. proud, haughty, stiff and starched
    պերճսperčs — proudly, haughtily

Declension[edit]

Adverb[edit]

պերճ (perč)

  1. pompously; proudly, haughtily
    պերճ եւ պաճոյճperč ew pačoyč — richly and magnificently

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References[edit]

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