աղուաշ

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Old Armenian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From աղու ‎(ału) +‎ -աշ ‎(-aš).

Adjective[edit]

աղուաշ ‎(ałuaš)

  1. half-witted, apish, trifling, silly, that plays the fool
  2. (as a noun) ninny, simpleton

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “աղուաշ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “աղուաշ”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “աղ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935