տնտես

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

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 վանաց‎ ― tntes vanacʿ ― cellarist
    տնտես եկեղեցւոյ‎ ― tntes ekełecʿwoy ― church-warden
    տնտես աստուածային օրինաց‎ ― tntes astuacayin ōrinacʿ ― dispenser 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