տնտես

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian տնտես (tntes); see it for more.

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Noun[edit]

տնտես (tntes)

  1. (archaic) steward

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Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

տուն (tun) +‎ տեսանեմ (tesanem)

Noun[edit]

տնտես (tntes)

  1. steward, economist, manager, bursar
    տնտես վանացtntes vanacʿcellarist
    տնտես եկեղեցւոյtntes ekełecʿwoychurch-warden
    տնտես աստուածային օրինացtntes astuacayin ōrinacʿdispenser of the divine precepts

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References[edit]

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