რვა

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Georgian[edit]

Georgian cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : რვა (rva)
    Ordinal : მერვე (merve)

Etymology[edit]

From Old Georgian რვა (rva), from Proto-Kartvelian *arwa- (eight); see below.

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

რვა (rva)

  1. (cardinal) eight

Old Georgian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Kartvelian *arwa-, which, according to Klimov, was borrowed from Akkadian [script needed] arbā (as dual of arba, "four").

Numeral[edit]

რვა (rva)

  1. (cardinal) eight

Etymology[edit]

  • Georgij A. Klimov (1998), Etymological Dictionary of the Kartvelian Languages, New York, Berlin: Mouton De Gruyter