მატიანე

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Georgian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Georgian მატიანი ‎(maṭiani), მატიანე ‎(maṭiane).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /mɑtʼiɑnɛ/
  • Hyphenation: მა‧ტი‧ა‧ნე

Noun[edit]

მატიანე ‎(maṭiane) ‎(plural მატიანეები)

  1. saints' lives, hagiography (of saints), hagiology
  2. chronicle

Derived terms[edit]

Inflection[edit]

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Old Georgian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian mʾtgdʾn' ‎(mādayān), according to Ačaṙean via Old Armenian մատեան ‎(matean, book, scroll, parchment, manuscript), which is from the same source.

Noun[edit]

მატიანე ‎(maṭiane)

  1. story
  2. book
  3. deed (document)

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1977), “մատեան”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), volume III, 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935, page 269b