ჭერამი

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Georgian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Georgian ჭერამი (č̣erami).[1] The origin in uncertain. However, according to Ačaṙean, borrowed from an unidentified Hurro-Urartian source.[2] See Old Armenian ծիրան (ciran) for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tʃʼɛrɑmi/
  • Hyphenation: ჭე‧რა‧მი

Noun[edit]

ჭერამი (č̣erami) (plural ჭერმები)

  1. apricot (fruit)

Inflection[edit]

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See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 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 458
  2. ^ Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1973) , “ծիրան”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), volume II, 2nd edition, reprint of the original 1926–1935 seven-volume edition, Yerevan: University Press, pages 459–460