zelkova

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Borrowed 1893 from New Latin (genus name) from Russian дзельква (dzelʹkva, tree, wood), from a Caucasian language, possibly Georgian ძელქვა (jelk’va), possibly from ძელი ქვა (jeli k’va, corbel, beam stone), from ძელი (jeli, beam) + ქვა (k’va, stone).

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zelkova (plural zelkovas)

  1. A kind of tree in the elm family (genus Zelkova).

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Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Georgian ძელქვა (jelk’va).

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zelkova f

  1. zelkova

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