ფურცელი

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Georgian[edit]

Stack of ფურცელი.

Etymology[edit]

From Old Georgian ფურცელი(purceli), from Proto-Georgian-Zan *purc₁-el-. Cognate with Mingrelian ფურჩა(purča) and Laz ფურჩა(purča).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /pʰurtsɛli/
  • Hyphenation: ფურ‧ცე‧ლი

Noun[edit]

ფურცელი ‎(purceli) ‎(plural ფურცლები)

  1. paper
  2. sheet
  3. leaflet, petal

Inflection[edit]

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Old Georgian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Georgian-Zan *purc₁-el-(foliage, husk). Klimov considers the latter to be derived from *prc₁-wn-(to peel) (whence also ფრცქვნა(prckvna, to peel, clean)).

Noun[edit]

ფურცელი ‎(purceli)

  1. leaf (part of a plant)
  2. paper

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References[edit]

  • penrixi (Fähnrich), hainc; sarǯvelaʒe, zurab (2000) kartvelur enata eṭimologiuri leksiḳoni [Etymological Dictionary of the Kartvelian Languages] (in Georgian), Tbilisi: Tbilisi Sulkhan-Saba Orbeliani State University Press, page 445
  • Klimov, Georgij A. (1998) Etymological Dictionary of the Kartvelian Languages (Trends in linguistics. Documentation; 16), New York, Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter, page 207
  • abulaʒe, ilia (1973), “ფურცელი”, in ʒveli kartuli enis leksiḳoni (masalebi) [Dictionary of Old Georgian (Materials)] (in Georgian), Tbilisi: Metsniereba, page 448