ფურცელი

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Georgian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Georgian ფურცელი (p’urc’eli), from Proto-Kartvelian *purc₁-. Cognate with Mingrelian ფურჩა (p’urč’a) and Laz ფურჩა (p’urč’a).

Pronunciation[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

ფურცელი (p’urc’eli) (plural ფურცლები)

  1. leaflet, newssheet, petal, sheet

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Old Georgian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Kartvelian *purc₁-, via Proto-Georgian-Zan *purc₁-el-.

Noun[edit]

ფურცელი (p’urc’eli)

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

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • hainc’ p’enrixi, zurab sarǰvelaje (Heinz Fähnrich, Surab Sarjveladze) (2000), k’art’velur enat’a etimologiuri lek’sikoni [Etymological Dictionary of the Kartvelian Languages] (second edition), Tbilisi: Tbilisi Sulkhan-Saba Orbeliani State University Press
  • Georgij A. Klimov (1998), Etymological Dictionary of the Kartvelian Languages, New York, Berlin: Mouton De Gruyter