պետութիւն

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From պետ(pet) +‎ -ութիւն(-utʿiwn).

Noun[edit]

պետութիւն ‎(petutʿiwn)

  1. command, rule, reign, sway, domination, dominion, authority, power
    պետութիւնք‎ ― petutʿiwnkʿ ― powers (hierarchy of angels)
    հոգեւոր պետութիւնք‎ ― hogewor petutʿiwnkʿ ― ecclesiastical principalities, bishops, etc
  2. government, state, kingdom, empire

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References[edit]

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