ընտրեմ

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ընտիր ‎(əntir).

Verb[edit]

ընտրեմ ‎(əntrem)  (aorist indicative ընտրեցի)

  1. to elect, to choose; to pick, to sort, to cull
    ընտրել զժամանակն‎ ― əntrel zžamanakn ― to choose the time, to select the opportunity
    ընտրեցից մեռնել‎ ― əntrecʿicʿ meṙnel ― I would prefer to die
    անկիւնս անկիւնս ընտրեալ‎ ― ankiwns ankiwns əntreal ― angular
    ընտրեալ կալաւ‎ ― əntreal kalaw ― he has chosen
    ընտրեալ‎ ― əntreal ― select, elect; virtuous, honest, upright
  2. to discern; to judge; to distinguish, to difference, to know; to decide
    ընտրել զարժանն‎ ― əntrel zaržann ― to discern what is just
  3. to love, to embrace, to prefer

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References[edit]

  • ընտրեմ in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy