քիչ

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian քիչ (kʿičʿ); see it for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

քիչ (kʿičʿ) (superlative ամենաքիչ)

  1. few
    շատ քիչ էšat kʿičʿ ēit is too few
    քիչ մարդkʿičʿ mardfew people
  2. small, little
    մի քիչmi kʿičʿa little
    Ես հայերեն մի քիչ եմ հասկանում։Es hayeren mi kʿičʿ em haskanum.I understand a little Armenian.

Declension[edit]

Adverb[edit]

քիչ (kʿičʿ)

  1. little
    քիչ ուտելkʿičʿ utelto eat only a little

Noun[edit]

քիչ (kʿičʿ)

  1. the little
    քչով բավարարվելkʿčʿov bavararvelto be thankful for small mercies

Declension[edit]


Old Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian کیچ (kič, small, little).

Adjective[edit]

քիչ (kʿičʿ)

  1. few

Derived terms[edit]


Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V. (1879), “քիչ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M. (1836–1837), “քիչ”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “քիչ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935