նստիմ

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From նիստ ‎(nist).

Verb[edit]

նստիմ ‎(nstim)  (aorist indicative նստայ)

  1. (intransitive) to sit down, to be seated
    նստել ի սեղան‎ ― nstel i sełan ― to sit down to table
    շուրջ նստել զքաղաքաւ‎ ― šurǰ nstel zkʿałakʿaw ― to besiege, to blockade, to block up
    ի դարան նստել‎ ― i daran nstel ― to lie in ambush, in wait; to plot
  2. (intransitive) to repose
    նստել յինքեան‎ ― nstel yinkʿean ― to retire from business, to live alone
    նստել ի վերայ աւանդի‎ ― nstel i veray awandi ― to neglect one's deposit
  3. (intransitive) to lodge, to reside, to dwell; to be settled, to be resident
    նստել զօրաց‎ ― nstel zōracʿ ― to be encamped, to encamp
  4. (intransitive) to take a dump, to poo
    նստել յաթոռ ի պէտս‎ ― nstel yatʿoṙ i pēts ― to go to stool, to evacuate

Conjugation[edit]

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Verb[edit]

նստիմ ‎(nstim)

  1. mediopassive of նստեմ ‎(nstem)

References[edit]

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