ծանօթ

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Old Armenian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

The original spelling is ծանաւթ(canawtʿ), from the root ծան-(can-, to know).

Noun[edit]

ծանօթ (canōtʿ)

  1. known person, acquaintance, relative
    ծանօթք մեր‎ ― canōtʿkʿ mer ― our acquaintances, friends, the people of our acquaintance
  2. indication, token, sign
  3. disciple, scholar
  4. connoisseur, good judge of

Declension[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ծանօթ (canōtʿ)

  1. knowing, known, manifest; recognizable
    ծանօթս տալ‎ ― canōtʿs tal ― to make known, manifest, to disclose, to reveal; to make acquaintance with
    ծանօթս տալ զանձնէ‎ ― canōtʿs tal zanjnē ― to make oneself known, to manifest or reveal oneself
    ի ծանօթս գալ‎ ― i canōtʿs gal ― to be known, manifest or revealed
    ծանօթ լինել‎ ― canōtʿ linel ― to know, to be acquainted with

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References[edit]

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