ընտանի

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From Old Armenian ընտանի ‎(əntani); see it for more.

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Adjective[edit]

ընտանի ‎(əntani)

  1. domestic, domesticated, not wild, tame
    ընտանի կենդանի‎ ― əntani kendani ― domestic animal
  2. (archaic) relating to family life
  3. (archaic) kindred, own, not alien
  4. (archaic) friendly, amicable

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Noun[edit]

ընտանի ‎(əntani)

  1. (dialectal) wife

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Etymology[edit]

ընդ ‎(ənd) +‎ տան ‎(tan) +‎ ‎(-i)

Adjective[edit]

ընտանի ‎(əntani)

  1. domestic; native; kindred, own, not alien
    ընտանի պատերազմ‎ ― əntani paterazm ― intestine strife, domestic broils, civil war
    ընտանի դաւաճան, թշնամի‎ ― əntani dawačan, tʿšnami ― traitor, intestine foe
  2. familiar
    ընտանի հաւատոյ‎ ― əntani hawatoy ― faithful to the Truth
    ընտանի լինել գրոց‎ ― əntani linel grocʿ ― to be familiar with, or versed in literature
  3. tamed, not wild; cultivated

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Noun[edit]

ընտանի ‎(əntani)

  1. intimate, friend, relation
  2. (in the plural) family
    հայր ընտանեաց‎ ― hayr əntaneacʿ ― the father of a family

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References[edit]

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