զեղուն

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian զեղուն ‎(zełun).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

զեղուն ‎(zełun) ‎(superlative ամենազեղուն)

  1. (poetic) full, running over, brimful
  2. (poetic, figuratively) full of emotion
  3. (poetic) abundant; plentiful

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • զեղուն”, in Žamanakakicʿ hayocʿ lezvi bacʿatrakan baṙaran [Explanatory Dictionary of Contemporary Armenian] (in Armenian), Yerevan: Academy Press, 1969–1980

Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From զեղում ‎(zełum) +‎ -ուն ‎(-un).

Adjective[edit]

զեղուն ‎(zełun)

  1. running over, brimful
    թաթաղուն, շարժուն եւ զեղուն‎ ― tʿatʿałun, šaržun ew zełun ― pressed down, shaken together and running over

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “զեղուն”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “զեղուն”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “հեղ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935