հաճոյ

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Genitive-dative case of հաճ (hač).

Adjective[edit]

հաճոյ (hačoyindeclinable

  1. agreeable, pleasant, pleasing, complaisant, grateful, acceptable
    հաճոյ լինել‎ ― hačoy linelto please, to humour, to agree, to have pleasure
    զի՞նչ հաճոյ է ձեզ‎ ― zi?nčʿ hačoy ē jezwhat do you think of it?
    որպէս հաճոյ թուեսցի քեզ‎ ― orpēs hačoy tʿuescʿi kʿezas you please or choose, as you like
    հաճոյ աչաց հայելոյ‎ ― hačoy ačʿacʿ hayeloycomely to the eye
    հաճոյ եղեւ նա աչաց իմոց‎ ― hačoy ełew na ačʿacʿ imocʿhe or she pleased me
    հաճոյ թուեցաւ նմա‎ ― hačoy tʿuecʿaw nmait pleased him, he thought fit or proper, he approved of it
    հաճոյ եւս էր նմա‎ ― hačoy ews ēr nmahe preferred
    արա նմա զինչ հաճոյ է առաջի աչաց քոց‎ ― ara nma zinčʿ hačoy ē aṙaǰi ačʿacʿ kʿocʿdo with him as you will

Usage notes[edit]

This adjective was indeclinable. If it had to be declined, it was replaced by synonymous հաճոյական (hačoyakan) or հաճելի (hačeli).

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References[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “հաճոյ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “հաճոյ”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Abrahamyan, Ašot (1976) Grabari jeṙnark [A Handbook of Old Armenian] (in Armenian), 4th edition, Yerevan: Luys