ընտանի

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

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Adjective[edit]

ընտանի (əntani)

  1. domestic, domesticated, not wild, tame
    ընտանի կենդանիəntani kendanidomestic 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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Old Armenian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

ընդ (ənd) +‎ տան (tan) +‎ (-i)

Adjective[edit]

ընտանի (əntani)

  1. domestic; native; kindred, own, not alien
    ընտանի պատերազմəntani paterazmintestine strife, domestic broils, civil war
    ընտանի դաւաճան, թշնամիəntani dawačan, tʿšnamitraitor, intestine foe
  2. familiar
    ընտանի հաւատոյəntani hawatoyfaithful to the Truth
    ընտանի լինել գրոցəntani linel grocʿto 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 ընտանեացhayr əntaneacʿthe 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