ცხენი

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Georgian[edit]

ცხენი

Etymology[edit]

From Old Georgian ცხენი (cxeni), probably from Proto-Georgian-Zan *cxen-. Cognate with Mingrelian ცხენი (cxeni) and Laz ცხენი (cxeni).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tsxɛni/
  • Hyphenation: ცხე‧ნი

Noun[edit]

ცხენი (cxeni) (plural ცხენები)

  1. horse

Synonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Inflection[edit]

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Laz[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

According to Fähnrich, from Proto-Georgian-Zan *cxen-. Klimov derives from Georgian.

Noun[edit]

ცხენი (cxeni)

  1. horse

Mingrelian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

According to Fähnrich, from Proto-Georgian-Zan *cxen-. Klimov derives from Georgian.

Noun[edit]

ცხენი (cxeni)

  1. horse

Old Georgian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Perhaps from Proto-Georgian-Zan *cxen-

Noun[edit]

ცხენი (cxeni)

  1. horse

Descendants[edit]

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 586
  • Fähnrich, Heinz (2007) Kartwelisches Etymologisches Wörterbuch [Kartvelian Etymological Dictionary] (Handbuch der Orientalistik; VIII.18) (in German), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 565