գեղեցիկ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian գեղեցիկ ‎(gełecʿik); see it for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

գեղեցիկ ‎(gełecʿik) ‎(superlative ամենագեղեցիկ)

  1. beautiful; handsome

Declension[edit]

Adverb[edit]

գեղեցիկ ‎(gełecʿik)

  1. beautifully

Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From գեղ ‎(geł) +‎ -եցիկ ‎(-ecʿik).

Adjective[edit]

գեղեցիկ ‎(gełecʿik)

  1. handsome, pretty, genteel, gallant, agreeable, smiling, graceful, cheerful; polite, becoming, proper, decent, light, elegant, happy, good
    գեղեցիկ դպրութիւնք‎ ― gełecʿik dprutʿiwnkʿ ― fine letters

Declension[edit]

Adverb[edit]

գեղեցիկ ‎(gełecʿik)

  1. well, very well, prettily, politely, decently
  2. bravely, excellently, gallantly

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “գեղեցիկ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “գեղեցիկ”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy