კაცი

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Georgian კაცი ‎(ḳaci), from Proto-Kartvelian *ḳac₁-.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kʼɑtsi/
  • Hyphenation: კა‧ცი

Noun[edit]

კაცი ‎(ḳaci) ‎(plural კაცები)

  1. man
  2. human
  3. husband
  4. messenger, courier

Inflection[edit]

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Pronoun[edit]

კაცი ‎(ḳaci)

  1. anyone

Synonyms[edit]


Old Georgian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Kartvelian *ḳac₁-

Adverb[edit]

კაცი ‎(ḳaci)

  1. nobody
    (Asomtavruli): ႩႠႺႫႠႬႺႠ ႬႳ ႳႼႷႨႱ, ႱႠႣႠ ႨႷႥႬႤႧ ႧႵႳႤႬ. (Mkhedruli): კაცმანცა ნუ უწყის, სადა იყვნეთ თქუენ.
    ḳacmanca nu uc̣q̇is, sada iq̇vnet tkuen.
    Nobody knows where you were.

Noun[edit]

კაცი ‎(ḳaci) ‎(plural კაცნი)

  1. man
  2. human
  3. husband
  4. used as a unit of measurement (implying the height of an average man).

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References[edit]

  • penrixi (Fähnrich), hainc; sarǯvelaʒe, zurab (2000) kartvelur enata eṭimologiuri leksiḳoni [Etymological Dictionary of the Kartvelian Languages] (in Georgian), Tbilisi: Tbilisi Sulkhan-Saba Orbeliani State University Press, page 265
  • Klimov, Georgij A. (1998) Etymological Dictionary of the Kartvelian Languages (Trends in linguistics. Documentation; 16), New York, Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter, page 86
  • Fähnrich, Heinz (2007) Kartwelisches Etymologisches Wörterbuch [Kartvelian Etymological Dictionary] (Handbuch der Orientalistik; VIII.18) (in German), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 224
  • abulaʒe, ilia (1973), “კაცი”, in ʒveli kartuli enis leksiḳoni (masalebi) [Dictionary of Old Georgian (Materials)] (in Georgian), Tbilisi: Metsniereba, page 193
  • orbeliani, sulxan-saba (1685–1716), iordanišvili s., editor, siṭq̇vis ḳona kartuli, romel ars leksiḳoni [The Wisp of Georgian Words That Beeth a Dictionary], Tbilisi: Georgian SSR print, published 1949, page 163