պատրաստ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian պատրաստ ‎(patrast); see below.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

պատրաստ ‎(patrast) ‎(superlative ամենապատրաստ)

  1. prepared, ready
    ես պատրաստ եմI am ready
    ճաշը պատրաստ էthe dinner is ready

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Iranian *patrāst, from Old Iranian *patirāsta-, composed of the Proto-Iranian preverb *pati- ‎(against, towards) + *rāsta- ‎(prepared). Related to Persian پیراستن ‎(perāstan, to adorn) and آراستن ‎(ārāstan, to adorn).

Adjective[edit]

պատրաստ ‎(patrast)

  1. prepared, ready, disposed, in condition
    պատրաստ առնել‎ ― patrast aṙnel ― to prepare
    պատրաստ լինել‎ ― patrast linel ― to prepare oneself; to be disposed; to be prompt or resolute
    ի պատրաստի ունել‎ ― i patrasti unel ― to hold in readiness; to stand in readiness, to be ready
    պատրաստ կալ, լինել‎ ― patrast kal, linel ― to pay attention, to attend to, to watch, to give oneself up to, to apply oneself or one's thoughts or mind to, to tend to, to subject oneself to
  2. active, quick
  3. at hand, near at hand, disposable

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Adverb[edit]

պատրաստ ‎(patrast)

  1. warily, softly, slowly

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References[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “պատրաստ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “պատրաստ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935