грузин

See also: грузін

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EtymologyEdit

Modification of Old East Slavic гурзи pl (gurzi, Georgians). Compare also Old East Slavic гурзиискъ (gurziiskŭ, adj), гурзыньскаꙗ землꙗ (gurzynĭskaja zemlja). Ultimately of the same origin as Persian گرج(Gorj), as the word Georgia.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ɡrʊˈzʲin]
  • (file)

NounEdit

грузи́н (gruzínm anim (genitive грузи́на, nominative plural грузи́ны, genitive plural грузи́н, feminine грузи́нка)

  1. Georgian, Kartvelian (person from the country of Georgia)

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DescendantsEdit

  • Latvian: gruzīns
  • Yakut: грузин (gruzin)

ReferencesEdit

  • Vasmer, Max (1964) , “грузин”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), volume 1, translated from German and supplemented by Oleg Trubačóv, Moscow: Progress, page 464