жьакӏэ

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Kabardian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From жьэ (ẑă, mouth) +‎ кӏэ (č̣̍ă). The word may be recontructible at the Proto-Circassian level as *žāḳ’ā /ʒaːkʼʲa/. Cognate with Adyghe жакӏэ (žāč̣̍ă), жакьэ (žāk’ă); see there for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

жьакӏэ (ẑāč̣̍ă)

  1. beard

Declension[edit]