GeorgianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /bɑrdi/
  • Hyphenation: ბარ‧დი

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Kartvelian *bard-; see there for more.

NounEdit

ბარდი (bardi) (plural ბარდები)

  1. undergrowth, brush, bushes
Derived termsEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • Mingrelian: ბარდი (bardi)

ReferencesEdit

  • Rayfield, Donald, editor (2006), “ბარდი”, in A Comprehensive Georgian–English Dictionary, London: Garnett Press
  • Čubinov, David (1887), “ბარდი”, in Gruzinsko-russkij slovarʹ [Georgian–Russian Dictionary], Saint Petersburg: Imperial Academy of Sciences, page 97

Etymology 2Edit

From English bard, from Scottish Gaelic bàrd, from Old Irish bard, from Proto-Celtic *bardos (bard, poet), from Proto-Indo-European *gʷerH- (praise)

NounEdit

ბარდი (bardi) (plural ბარდები)

  1. bard (singer among the ancient Celts)

LazEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Armenian բարդ (bard).

NounEdit

ბარდი (bardi) (Latin script bardi)

  1. haystack, straw stack; particularly, stack of fern collected for manuring the ground

ReferencesEdit

  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “բարդ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, reprint of the original 1926–1935 seven-volume edition, Yerevan: University Press
  • Marr, N. (1910), “ბარდი”, in Grammatika čanskago (lazskago) jazyka s xrestomatijeju i slovarem [Grammar of the Chan (Laz) Language with a Reader and a Dictionary] (Materialy po jafetičeskomu jazykoznaniju; 2) (in Russian), Saint Petersburg: Imperial Academy of Sciences

MingrelianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Georgian ბარდი (bardi).

NounEdit

ბარდი (bardi)

  1. undergrowth, brush, bushes

ReferencesEdit

  • Kipšidze, I. (1910), “ბარდი”, in Grammatika mingrelʹskago (iverskago) jazyka s xrestomatijeju i slovarem [Grammar of the Mingrelian (Iverian) Language with a Reader and a Dictionary] (Materialy po jafetičeskomu jazykoznaniju; 7) (in Russian), Saint Petersburg: Imperial Academy of Sciences, page 201a