ատեն

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian ատեան(atean, assembly; time). The original meaning of the Old Armenian word is “assembly, council; meeting of an assembly” which developed into “time of such meeting” then finally to “time in general”.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ատեն ‎(aten)

  1. (Western Armenian) time, moment
    այն ատենat that time, then

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References[edit]

  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “ատեան”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935