ცეცხლი

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Georgian[edit]

ცეცხლი

Etymology[edit]

From Old Georgian ცეცხლი ‎(cecxli), from Proto-Georgian-Zan *ʒec₁xl-. Cognate with Mingrelian დაჩხირი ‎(dačxiri) and Laz დაჩხირი ‎(dačxiri).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tsɛtsxli/
  • Hyphenation: ცეც‧ხლი

Noun[edit]

ცეცხლი ‎(cecxli) ‎(uncountable)

  1. fire
  2. (figuratively) heat, ardour

Inflection[edit]

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Derived terms[edit]

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Old Georgian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Georgian-Zan *ʒec₁xl-

Noun[edit]

ცეცხლი ‎(cecxli)

  1. fire
  2. ember
  3. stove, cooker

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Klimov, Georgij A. (1998) Etymological Dictionary of the Kartvelian Languages (Trends in linguistics. Documentation; 16), New York, Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter, page 280
  • 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 614
  • Fähnrich, Heinz (2007) Kartwelisches Etymologisches Wörterbuch [Kartvelian Etymological Dictionary] (Handbuch der Orientalistik; VIII.18) (in German), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 595
  • abulaʒe, ilia (1973), “ცეცხლი”, in ʒveli kartuli enis leksiḳoni (masalebi) [Dictionary of Old Georgian (Materials)] (in Georgian), Tbilisi: Metsniereba, page 515