კვირა

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Georgian კჳრაჲ (ḳwiray), კჳრიაკჱ (ḳwiriaḳē), from Koine Greek Κυριακή (Kuriakḗ, Sunday).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kʼvira/
  • Hyphenation: კვი‧რა

Noun[edit]

კვირა (ḳvira) (uncountable)

  1. (countable) week
  2. Sunday

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References[edit]

  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay, “կիւրակէ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words]‎[1] (in Armenian), volume II, 2nd edition, reprint of the original 1926–1935 seven-volume edition, Yerevan: University Press, 1973, page 598
  • Abajev, V. I., Istoriko-etimologičeskij slovarʹ osetinskovo jazyka [Historical-Etymological Dictionary of the Ossetian Language] (in Russian), volume I, Moscow, Leningrad: USSR Academy of Sciences, 1958, pages 652–653