երախտիք

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian երախտիք (eraxtikʿ).

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Noun[edit]

երախտիք (eraxtikʿ)

  1. kind deed, kindness, rendered service
  2. (figuratively) merit, desert; services
  3. (rare) gratitude, thankfulness

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Composed of the root երախտ- (eraxt-), perhaps from Iranian *raxt, +‎ -իք (-ikʿ). Compare Sanskrit रक्ति (rakti, affection, attachment, devotion), रक्त (rakta, beloved, dear).

Noun[edit]

երախտիք (eraxtikʿpl

  1. favor, kindness, benefit, service, pleasure
    երախտիք առնելeraxtikʿ aṙnelto oblige, to please, to do an act of kindness, to deserve well, to favour

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References[edit]

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