კოვზი

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Georgian[edit]

კოვზი

Etymology[edit]

From Old Georgian კოვზი ‎(ḳovzi), from Proto-Georgian-Zan *ḳowz-. Cognates include Mingrelian კჷზი ‎(ḳəzi), კიზი ‎(ḳizi). Compare also Svan ყო̄შ ‎(q̇ōš), კიზ ‎(ḳiz).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kʼɔvzi/
  • Hyphenation: კოვ‧ზი

Noun[edit]

კოვზი ‎(ḳovzi) ‎(plural კოვზები)

  1. spoon

Inflection[edit]

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Old Georgian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Georgian-Zan *ḳowz-.

Noun[edit]

კოვზი ‎(ḳovzi)

  1. spoon

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Klimov, Georgij A. (1998) Etymological Dictionary of the Kartvelian Languages (Trends in linguistics. Documentation; 16), New York, Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter, page 98
  • abulaʒe, ilia (1973), “კოვზი”, in ʒveli kartuli enis leksiḳoni (masalebi) [Dictionary of Old Georgian (Materials)] (in Georgian), Tbilisi: Metsniereba, page 201
  • "*ḳowz-" in Starostin's online database