մած

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *maǵ- ‎(to knead). Cognates include Old Church Slavonic мазати ‎(mazati), мазь ‎(mazĭ), масло ‎(maslo) (Russian мазать ‎(mazatʹ), мазь ‎(mazʹ), масло ‎(maslo)), Ancient Greek μαγίς ‎(magís, any kneaded mass), Middle Irish maistir ‎(to churn) and Old English macian (English make).

Adjective[edit]

մած ‎(mac) ‎(indeclinable

  1. glued together, joined
  2. curdled, coagulated
  3. adhesive, sticking, adherent
  4. dense, compact

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • մած in Mathias Bedrossian (1879), New Dictionary Armenian–English, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • մած in Gabriēl Awetikʿean, Xačʿatur Siwrmēlean, Mkrtičʿ Awgerean (1836–37), Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language, a.k.a. NHB], in 2 vols, Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • մած in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University [Reprint of the original edition: 1926–1935, in 7 volumes, Yerevan]