შავი

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Georgian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Via Armenian from Middle Median *šāw. Akin to Old Armenian սեաւ (seaw).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

შავი (šavi) (comparative უფრო შავი, superlative ყველაზე შავი)

  1. black

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References[edit]

  • սեաւ in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University
  • Anait Perixanjan (1993), Materialy k etimologičeskomu slovarju drevnearmjanskogo jazyka [Materials for the Etymological Dictionary of the Old Armenian Language], Yerevan: Academy of Sciences of the Armenian SSR, page 21