მწარე

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Georgian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Georgian მწარე ‎(mc̣are), from Proto-Georgian-Zan *mc̣₁are-, from *c̣₁ar- ‎(bitter). Cognates include Mingrelian root ჭორ- ‎(č̣or-).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /mtsʼɑrɛ/
  • Hyphenation: მწა‧რე

Adjective[edit]

მწარე ‎(mc̣are) (comparative უფრო მწარე, superlative ყველაზე მწარე)

  1. bitter
  2. hot, spicy

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Old Georgian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Georgian-Zan *mc̣₁are-, from *c̣₁ar- ‎(bitter).

Adjective[edit]

მწარე ‎(mc̣are)

  1. bitter, spicy (usually food)

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Fähnrich, Heinz (2007) Kartwelisches Etymologisches Wörterbuch [Kartvelian Etymological Dictionary] (Handbuch der Orientalistik; VIII.18) (in German), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 645
  • Klimov, Georgij A. (1998) Etymological Dictionary of the Kartvelian Languages (Trends in linguistics. Documentation; 16), New York, Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter, page 132