ლარი

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Georgian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

ლარი (lari) (plural ლარები)

  1. lari, the national currency of Georgia, divided into 100 თეთრი (tetri).
Declension[edit]

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Etymology 2[edit]

Compare სალარო (salaro)

Noun[edit]

ლარი (lari) (plural ლარები)

  1. (obsolete) treasure
  2. (obsolete) brocade
Declension[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Noun[edit]

ლარი (lari)

  1. (dialectal) Large and wide bench, used for both to sit and to sleep

Etymology 4[edit]

From Armenian լար (lar). The form ლარო (laro) reflects the o-stem of Armenian.

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Noun[edit]

ლარი (lari) (plural ლარები)

  1. string made by animal's tendon or bowel
  2. ratline

References[edit]

  • լար in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University
  • Hrach Martirosyan (2010), Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers, ISBN 9789004173378, page 304