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შობა

GeorgianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Georgian შობა (šoba), from Proto-Kartvelian *š(e)û-. Compare შვილი, შვა, პირმშო, ნაშობი etc.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ʃɔbɑ/
  • Hyphenation: შო‧ბა

NounEdit

შობა (šoba) (uncountable)

  1. (Christianity) Christmas
  2. birth, delivery

Verbal nounEdit

შობა (šoba)

  1. Verbal noun for the verb შობს (šobs)

Old GeorgianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Kartvelian *š(e)û-

NounEdit

შობა (šoba)

  1. birth, delivery
  2. (Christianity) Christmas

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • hainc’ p’enrixi, zurab sarǰvelaje (Heinz Fähnrich, Surab Sarjveladze) (2000), k’art’velur enat’a etimologiuri lek’sikoni [Etymological Dictionary of the Kartvelian Languages] (second edition), Tbilisi: Tbilisi Sulkhan-Saba Orbeliani State University Press