კრვა

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Georgian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Georgian კრვა ‎(ḳrva), from Proto-Georgian-Zan *ḳar- ‎(to strike), *ḳr- ‎(to beat); see below for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verbal noun[edit]

კრვა ‎(ḳrva)

  1. Nonstandard form of კვრა ‎(ḳvra).

Related terms[edit]


Old Georgian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Georgian-Zan *ḳar- ‎(to strike), *ḳr- ‎(to beat).

Starostin compares with Proto-Altaic *k`aŕV ‎(to dig, to beat) and Proto-Indo-European *kerǝ- ‎(to mix).

Ačaṙean derives from Armenian: compare Old Armenian կռուիմ ‎(kṙuim), կռիւ ‎(kṙiw).

Verban noun[edit]

კრვა ‎(ḳrva)

  1. to strike
  2. to beat
  3. to push

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Heinz Fähnrich (2007), Kartwelisches Etymologisches Wörterbuch [Kartvelian Etymological Dictionary], Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 221
  • Heinz Fähnrich, Surab Sarjveladze (2000), kartvelur enata eṭimologiuri leksiḳoni [Etimological Dictionary of the Kartvelian Languages] (second edition), Tbilisi: Tbilisi Sulkhan-Saba Orbeliani State University Press, page 264
  • Georgij A. Klimov (1998), Etymological Dictionary of the Kartvelian Languages, New York, Berlin: Mouton De Gruyter, page 86
  • կռիւ in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University [Reprint of the original edition: 1926–1935, in 7 volumes, Yerevan]