գնացք

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Armenian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Learned borrowing from Old Armenian գնացք (gnacʿkʿ).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

գնացք (gnacʿkʿ)

  1. train
    Synonym: (non-standard, colloquial) պոեզդ (poezd)
    գնացքի գիծgnacʿkʿi gicrailway
    գնացք նստելgnacʿkʿ nstelto take a train
  2. procession, train
  3. (archaic) passage; walk; journey
  4. (archaic) gait, walk, step

Declension[edit]

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Old Armenian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • գնաց (gnacʿ) (rarely used singular form)

Etymology[edit]

գնաց- (gnacʿ-) +‎ (-kʿ)

Noun[edit]

գնացք (gnacʿkʿpl

  1. gait, step, pace, course; passage; way, journey; departure; circuit
    գնացին երից աւուրց գնաց ճանապարհի՝ յերկիր անապատgnacʿin ericʿ awurcʿ gnacʿ čanaparhi, yerkir anapatthey walked three days through the desert
  2. walk; place for taking a walk
  3. flow of water
  4. conduct, behaviour, demeanour, manners, custom
    դառնալ ի գնացից չարացdaṙnal i gnacʿicʿ čʿaracʿto reform, to lead a better life

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Armenian: գնացք (gnacʿkʿ)

References[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “գնացք”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “գնալ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Armenian Etymological Dictionary] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, a reprint of the original 1926–1935 seven-volume edition, Yerevan: University Press