ცეცხლი

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Georgian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Georgian ცეცხლი (c’ec’xli), from Proto-Kartvelian *ძეცხ-. Cognate with Mingrelian დაჩხირი (dač’xiri) and Laz დაჩხირი (dač’xiri).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ცეცხლი (c’ec’xli) (uncountable)

  1. fire
  2. (figuratively) heat, ardour

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Old Georgian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Kartvelian *ძეცხ-

Noun[edit]

ცეცხლი (c’ec’xli)

  1. fire

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • hainc’ p’enrixi, zurab sarǰvelaje (Heinz Fähnrich, Surab Sarjveladze) (2000), k’art’velur enat’a etimologiuri lek’sikoni [Etymological Dictionary of the Kartvelian Languages] (second edition), Tbilisi: Tbilisi Sulkhan-Saba Orbeliani State University Press.