ճարտար

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian ճարտար ‎(čartar).

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Adjective[edit]

ճարտար ‎(čartar) ‎(superlative ամենաճարտար)

  1. skilful, artful, able

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

The origin is uncertain.

Adjective[edit]

ճարտար ‎(čartar)

  1. dexterous, handy, industrious, ingenious, skilful, adroit, able, clever, expert
    ճարտար ի քանդակագործութիւն‎ ― čartar i kʿandakagorcutʿiwn ― excelling in sculpture
    ճարտար գիտել‎ ― čartar gitel ― to know perfectly, thoroughly
  2. (figuratively) artful, cunning, sharp, sly, shrewd, crafty
    ճարտար ի կեղծաւորել‎ ― čartar i kełcaworel ― adroit at dissembling, crafty

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Noun[edit]

ճարտար ‎(čartar)

  1. artisan, mechanic, artificer, master

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Adverb[edit]

ճարտար ‎(čartar)

  1. well, wisely, thoroughly, to the bottom

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References[edit]

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