տաշեմ

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

An Iranian borrowing, ultimately from Proto-Iranian *taš- (to make, construct; to cut), from Proto-Indo-European *tetḱ-. Compare Middle Persian tʾšytn' (tāšīdan, to cut, to cleave; to create), Avestan 𐬀𐬎𐬎𐬌 𐬙𐬁𐬱𐬙𐬌 (auui tāšti, to make, produce as carpenter), Persian تش (taš, hatchet, axe), Sanskrit तक्षति (tákṣati).

Verb[edit]

տաշեմ (tašem)

  1. to rough-hew, to roughen down, to chip, to square, to plane, to smooth, to polish

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References[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “տաշեմ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “տաշեմ”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “տաշ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935
  • Cheung, Johnny (2007) Etymological Dictionary of the Iranian Verb (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 2), Leiden, Boston: Brill, ISBN 978-90-04-15496-4, pages 384–385