ոտանաւոր

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

ոտան- (otan-, foot; measure in prosody) +‎ -աւոր (-awor)

Adjective[edit]

ոտանաւոր (otanawor)

  1. having feet
  2. walking, going on foot
  3. rhythmical, measured, metrical

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

ոտանաւոր (otanawor)

  1. verse, rhyme, poetry
    ոտանաւորս յօրինել, գրել ոտանաւորս, ոտանաւոր չափմամբotanawors yōrinel, grel otanawors, otanawor čʿapʿmambto rhyme, to versify, to make verses, to write poetry or verses
    գձուձ, յոռի ոտանաւորgjuj, yoṙi otanawormean, worthless verses, doggerel

Declension[edit]

Adverb[edit]

ոտանաւոր (otanawor)

  1. on foot
    անցանել ընդ գետ յոտանաւորancʿanel ənd get yotanaworto cross the river on foot
    յոտանաւոր/յոտանաւորս կալyotanawor/yotanawors kalto be on foot
    զօրացոյց զօտս իմ յոտանաւորսzōracʿoycʿ zōts im yotanaworsHe gave me strength to stand

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “ոտանաւոր”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “ոտանաւոր”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy