ոստանիկ

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See also: Ոստանիկ

Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian ոստանիկ (ostanik); see it for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ոստանիկ (ostanik)

  1. a free inhabitant of a ոստան (ostan)
  2. courtier
  3. (as an adjective) noble

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ոստան (ostan) +‎ -իկ (-ik).

Noun[edit]

ոստանիկ (ostanik)

  1. a free inhabitant of a ոստան (ostan)

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Adjective[edit]

ոստանիկ (ostanik)

  1. of the royal family, noble
  2. of the royal court

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References[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “ոստանիկ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “ոստանիկ”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Łazarean, Ṙ. S. (2000), “ոստանիկ”, in Tʿosunean G. B., editor, Grabari baṙaran [Dictionary of Old Armenian] (in Armenian), Yerevan: University Press