այգեստան

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian այգեստան ‎(aygestan); see below.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

այգեստան ‎(aygestan)

  1. a place rich in gardens
  2. (archaic) vineyard

Declension[edit]


Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

այգի ‎(aygi) +‎ -աստան ‎(-astan)

Noun[edit]

այգեստան ‎(aygestan)

  1. vineyard, large extent of country planted with vines

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

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