իմաստուն

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian իմաստուն (imastun); see it for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

իմաստուն (imastun) (superlative ամենաիմաստուն)

  1. wise

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

իմաստուն (imastun)

  1. wise man, sage

Declension[edit]

Adverb[edit]

իմաստուն (imastun)

  1. wisely

Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From իմաստ (imast) +‎ -ուն (-un).

Adjective[edit]

իմաստուն (imastun)

  1. wise, learned; intelligent
    իմաստուննimastunnthe Wise Man, Solomon
    իմաստունսimastunswisely, sensibly, judiciously
    իմաստուն առնելimastun aṙnelto render wise, to improve in wisdom; to free from infatuation, to disabuse, to undeceive
  2. prudent, judicious, discreet, sensible
    իմաստունսimastunsprudently, discreetly
  3. skilful
  4. sentimental
  5. (as a noun) philosopher

Declension[edit]

Adverb[edit]

իմաստուն (imastun)

  1. wisely, sensibly, judiciously
  2. prudently, discreetly

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “իմաստուն”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “իմաստուն”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy