ლარი

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Georgian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /lɑri/
  • Hyphenation: ლა‧რი

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

ლარი (lari) (plural ლარები)

  1. lari, the national currency of Georgia, divided into 100 tetri.
Inflection[edit]
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See also[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Compare სალარო (salaro)

Noun[edit]

ლარი (lari) (plural ლარები)

  1. (obsolete) treasure
  2. (obsolete) brocade
Declension[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Noun[edit]

ლარი (lari) (plural ლარები)

  1. (dialectal) Large and wide bench, used for both to sit and to sleep

Etymology 4[edit]

From Armenian լար (lar). The form ლარო (laro) reflects the o-stem of Armenian.

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

ლარი (lari) (plural ლარები)

  1. string made by animal's tendon or bowel
  2. ratline

References[edit]

  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “լար”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935
  • Martirosyan, Hrach (2010) Etymological Dictionary of the Armenian Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 8), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 304