ჯურღმული

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Georgian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Armenian ջրհոր (ǰrhor), by retaining its first part ջուր (ǰur, water) and replacing հոր (hor, pit, hole) by Georgian ღმული (ḡmuli, deep)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ჯურღმული (ǰurḡmuli)

  1. well (hole sunk into the ground as a source of water)
  2. precipice, abyss

References[edit]

  • ջուր in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University
  • ჯურღმული in David Čubinov (1840), Gruzinsko-russko-francuzskij slovarʹ [Georgian–Russian–French Dictionary], Saint Petersburg: Imperial Academy of Sciences