համեստ

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From Old Armenian համեստ (hamest).

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համեստ (hamest) (superlative ամենահամեստ)

  1. modest; humble
    համեստ աղջիկhamest ałǰikmodest girl
  2. modest, not big; frugal
    համեստ աշխատավարձhamest ašxatavarjmodest earnings
  3. modest, unassuming, unpretentious
    համեստ զգեստhamest zgestmodest/simple attire

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the unknown root *համ- (*ham-) +‎ -ստ (-st)

Adjective[edit]

համեստ (hamest)

  1. modest, decent
  2. reserved, moderate, temperate

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References[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “համեստ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy