გერი

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Georgian[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡɛri/
  • Hyphenation: გე‧რი

Noun[edit]

გერი ‎(geri) ‎(plural გერები)

  1. stepchild, stepson, stepdaughter

Mingrelian[edit]

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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Georgian-Zan *mgel-(wolf). Cognates include Georgian მგელი(mgeli).

Possibly derived from Armenian, but see Old Georgian მგელი(mgeli) for more.

Noun[edit]

გერი ‎(geri)

  1. wolf

References[edit]

  • Kipšidze, I. (1910), “გერი”, in Grammatika mingrelʹskago (iverskago) jazyka s xrestomatijeju i slovarem [Grammar of the Mingrelian (Iverian) Language with a Reader and a Dictionary] (Materialy po jafetičeskomu jazykoznaniju; 7) (in Russian), Saint Petersburg: Imperial Academy of Sciences
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971), “գայլ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), volume I, 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935, page 512b
  • Starostin, S. A. (2005), “*mgel-”, in Kartvelian etymological database compiled on the basis of G. Klimov's and Fähnrich-Sarjveladze's etymological dictionaries of Kartvelian languages