შუკა

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Georgian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Old Armenian շուկայ ‎(šukay), from Classical Syriac ܫܘܩܐ ‎(šūqā’), from Akkadian 𒋻 ‎(sūqu, street), from [script needed] ‎(sâqu, narrow).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʃukʼɑ/
  • Hyphenation: შუ‧კა

Noun[edit]

შუკა ‎(šuḳa)

  1. (dated) narrow street
  2. (dialectal, Imeretian, Gurian) narrow village street between fences

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Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “շուկայ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935

Mingrelian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Old Armenian շուկայ ‎(šukay), from Classical Syriac ܫܘܩܐ ‎(šūqā’), from Akkadian 𒋻 ‎(sūqu, street), from [script needed] ‎(sâqu, narrow).

Noun[edit]

შუკა ‎(šuka)

  1. lane, side street, alley
  2. square

References[edit]

  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “շուկայ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935
  • Kipšidze, I. (1910), “შუკა”, in Grammatika mingrelʹskago (iverskago) jazyka s xrestomatijeju i slovarem [Grammar of the Mingrelian (Iverian) Language with a Reader and a Dictionary] (Materialy po jafetičeskomu jazykoznaniju; 7) (in Russian), Saint Petersburg: Imperial Academy of Sciences