հաշտ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian հաշտ ‎(hašt); see below.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

հաշտ ‎(hašt) ‎(superlative ամենահաշտ)

  1. peaceful, peaceable; propitious, well-disposed; not fighting, not quarreling

Declension[edit]

Adverb[edit]

հաշտ ‎(hašt)

  1. in peace, in harmony
    նրանք հաշտ են ապրում‎ ― nrankʿ hašt en aprum ― they live in peace

Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Iranian *āšt ‎(reconciled, peaceful). Compare Avestan 𐬁𐬑𐬱𐬙𐬌 ‎(āxšti-, peace), Manichaean Middle Persian ʾʾšt ‎(āšt, peace), Middle Persian ʾštyh ‎(āštīh, peace), Persian آشتی ‎(āštī, peace).

Adjective[edit]

հաշտ ‎(haštindeclinable

  1. reconciled; propitious, favourable, friendly, kind, kindly, benevolent
    հաշտ առնել‎ ― hašt aṙnel ― to conciliate, to reconcile; to render propitious, to propitiate
    հաշտ լինել‎ ― hašt linel ― to be reconciled; to be propitious, favourable

Usage notes[edit]

This adjective was indeclinable.

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References[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “հաշտ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “հաշտ”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “հաշտ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935