զգեստ

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From Old Armenian զգեստ ‎(zgest).

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զգեստ ‎(zgest)

  1. clothing, garment, dress
    երեկոյան զգեստ‎ ― erekoyan zgest ― evening dress

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Etymology[edit]

From զ- ‎(z-) +‎ *գեստ ‎(*gest), the u-stem of which is from Proto-Indo-European *wes-tu-, the i-stem is from *wes-ti(h₂)-, from *wes- ‎(to be dressed). Cognates include Latin vestis, Gothic 𐍅𐌰𐍃𐍄𐌹 ‎(wasti). Related to զգենում ‎(zgenum).

Noun[edit]

զգեստ ‎(zgest)

  1. dress, robe, garment, clothes
    զգեստ յօրինել ումեք‎ ― zgest yōrinel umekʿ ― to dress, to make a dress for one
    զգեստ ամենօրեայ‎ ― zgest amenōreay ― everyday clothes
    հարսանեաց զգեստ‎ ― harsaneacʿ zgest ― wedding garb
    զգեստ այրութեան‎ ― zgest ayrutʿean ― widow's weeds
    սեաւ զգեստք‎ ― seaw zgestkʿ ― dress coat
    պաշտոնական զգեստ‎ ― paštonakan zgest ― regimentals
    հասարակաց զգեստուք‎ ― hasarakacʿ zgestukʿ ― in plain or private clothes
    զգեստ աւազանին‎ ― zgest awazanin ― baptismal grace
    ծառայական զգեստ‎ ― caṙayakan zgest ― towel, napkin
    զգեստ ոտին‎ ― zgest otin ― boot, shoe
    մերկ ի զգեստուց‎ ― merk i zgestucʿ ― undressed, disrobed, naked
    դարան զգեստուց‎ ― daran zgestucʿ ― clothes-press

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References[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “զգեստ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “զգեստ”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1979), “Haykakankʿ (Armeniaca)”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), volume IV, 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, pages 671–673
  • Martirosyan, Hrach (2010) Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 8), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 274