მღვდელი

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Georgian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Georgian [Term?], from Proto-Kartvelian root *ɣad (to do; to speak loudly)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /mɣvdɛli/
  • Hyphenation: მღვდე‧ლი

Noun[edit]

მღვდელი (mɣvdeli) (plural მღვდლები)

  1. priest

Inflection[edit]

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Descendants[edit]

  • Hinukh: гъурдело (ġurdelo, priest)

References[edit]

  • Klimov, G. A., Etymological Dictionary of the Kartvelian Languages (Trends in linguistics. Documentation; 16), New York, Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter, 1998, page 220