аџьыка

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Abkhaz[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Abkhaz-Abaza *ǯ̍ə́-ḳā (with a not quite clear second component). Cognate with Abaza джькӏа (ǯ’ḳā). Nikolayev / Starostin further derive from Proto-Northwest Caucasian *ǯ̍ǝ (salt).

Noun[edit]

а-џьы́ка (ā-ǯ̍ə́ḳā)

  1. salt
  2. adjika, adzhika

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