ցած

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian ցած ‎(cʿac); see it for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ցած ‎(cʿac) ‎(superlative ամենացած)

  1. low

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Noun[edit]

ցած ‎(cʿac)

  1. lower part; bottom part

Declension[edit]

Adverb[edit]

ցած ‎(cʿac)

  1. down; downwards
    ցած դնել‎ ― cʿac dnel ― to put down
  2. low

Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

The origin is uncertain.

Perhaps from Proto-Indo-European *ḱadyo-, from *ḱad- ‎(to fall). This is not accepted by Ačaṙyan, because Proto-Indo-European *ḱ- should yield ս- ‎(s-).

Adjective[edit]

ցած ‎(cʿac)

  1. low, lower
  2. (figuratively) humble, lowly, modest, moderate, mild, docile, good
  3. (figuratively) low, vile, abject, ignoble, base, mean, grovelling, worthless

Declension[edit]

Adverb[edit]

ցած ‎(cʿac)

  1. downward
    ցած հայելով‎ ― cʿac hayelov ― looking down, modestly

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