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
  • Starostin, S. A. (2005), “*ḳowz-”, in Kartvelian etymological database compiled on the basis of G. Klimov's and Fähnrich-Sarjveladze's etymological dictionaries of Kartvelian languages