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Inch ka chika?

armenia01'Inch ka chika ?' is an everyday greeting in Armenian, like 'What's up?' Or 'How are things going?' The customary reply is 'Voch'inch…', 'not much'.

a characteristic of Armenian national identity; a sense of the inevitable, a resignation, acceptance

"there is no single Armenian stereotype, but many: the heroic, the self-sacrificing, the humorous, the astute, the villainous… outsized in personality… nature's individualists…" historian David Lang

"the very greatest happiness consists of obtaining the pleasurable with the profitable." Armenian maxim