ძაღლი

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ძაღლი

Etymology[edit]

From Old Georgian ძაღლი (ʒaɣli), from Proto-Kartvelian *ʒ₁aɣl- (dog); see there for cognates.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /d͡zɑɣli/
  • Hyphenation: ძაღ‧ლი
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

ძაღლი (ʒaɣli) (plural ძაღლები)

  1. dog
  2. (slang, colloquial, derogatory) police officer

Inflection[edit]

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Derived terms[edit]

See also[edit]


Old Georgian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Kartvelian *ʒ₁aɣl- (dog)

Noun[edit]

ძაღლი (ʒaɣli)

  1. dog

Descendants[edit]

  • Georgian: ძაღლი (ʒaɣli)

References[edit]

  • Abulaʒe, Ilia (1973) , “ძაღლი”, in Ʒveli kartuli enis leksiḳoni (masalebi) [Dictionary of Old Georgian (Materials)] (in Georgian), Tbilisi: Metsniereba, page 523
  • Orbeliani, Sulxan-Saba (1685–1716) , Iordanišvili S., editor, Siṭq̇vis ḳona kartuli, romel ars leksiḳoni [The Wisp of Georgian Words That Beeth a Dictionary], Tbilisi: Georgian SSR print, published 1949, page 437