аьрзу

ChechenEdit

EtymologyEdit

Either via Old Georgian არწივი (arc̣ivi) from Old Armenian արծուի (arcui, eagle), or borrowed from the Iranian cognate of the Armenian word.

PronunciationEdit

IPA(key): /ærzuː/

NounEdit

аьрзу (ärzudj (plural аьрзунаш)

  1. eagle

ReferencesEdit

  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971), “արծուի”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), volume I, 2nd edition, reprint of the original 1926–1935 seven-volume edition, Yerevan: University Press, page 320b
  • Lamberterie, Charles de (1978), “Armeniaca I–VIII: études lexicales”, in Bulletin de la Société de Linguistique de Paris (in French), volume 73, page 252, footnote 47 of 243–285