ჟანგი

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Etymology[edit]

An Iranian borrowing (compare Persian زنگ (zang)), via Old Armenian ժանգ (žang) or direct.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʒɑnɡi/
  • Hyphenation: ჟან‧გი

Noun[edit]

ჟანგი (žangi) (plural ჟანგები)

  1. rust

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1973), “ժանգ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), volume II, 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, page 226a