ცხოვრება

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Georgian ცხორებაჲ ‎(cxorebay), ultimately from Proto-Georgian-Zan *c₁xow- ‎(lively, alive, animate, animal). The words of the same origin include მაცხოვარი ‎(macxovari), ცხოველი ‎(cxoveli), etc.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tsxɔvrɛbɑ/
  • Hyphenation: ცხოვ‧რე‧ბა

Noun[edit]

ცხოვრება ‎(cxovreba)

  1. life

Inflection[edit]

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See also[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 606
  • Fähnrich, Heinz (2007) Kartwelisches Etymologisches Wörterbuch [Kartvelian Etymological Dictionary] (Handbuch der Orientalistik; VIII.18) (in German), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 585
  • abulaʒe, ilia (1973), “ცხოვრება”, in ʒveli kartuli enis leksiḳoni (masalebi) [Dictionary of Old Georgian (Materials)] (in Georgian), Tbilisi: Metsniereba, page 522