վստահ

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian վստահ (vstah).

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վստահ (vstah) (superlative ամենավստահ)

  1. sure, certain, confident
    Վստահ չեմ, թե հասկանում ես։
    Vstah čʿem, tʿe haskanum es.
    I'm not sure you understand.

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Iranian *vistāhv, from Old Iranian *vistāhuva-. Compare Middle Persian wstʾhw' (wistāx, confident, bold), Manichaean Middle Persian wystʾh (wistāx), Persian گستاخ (gostâx). See also ստահակ (stahak).

Adjective[edit]

վստահ (vstah)

  1. confident, trusting
    վստահ լինելvstah linelto be sure, reassured; to trust
    վստահ առնելvstah aṙnelto strengthen, to reassure, to remove one's fears, to give one's word for
    վստահ եմ զիvstah em ziI am sure, I am convinced that, I do not doubt that
    վստահ լերուք յիսvstah lerukʿ yisrely, reckon on me
    ոչ էր վստահ յերեւելիսսočʿ ēr vstah yerewelisshe had not placed his hopes in wordily things

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