GeorgianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Georgian აღ- (aɣ-).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /a/
  • Hyphenation: ა-

PreverbEdit

ა- (a-)

  1. Indicates movement from low to high/down to up
  2. Derives perfective verbs from imperfective ones
  3. Makes the future tense from the present

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • ა-”, in Čikobava, Arnold et al., editors, Kartuli enis ganmarṭebiti leksiḳoni [Explanatory Dictionary of the Georgian language]‎[1] (in Georgian), Tbilisi, 1950–1964