დარი

GeorgianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /dɑri/
  • Hyphenation: და‧რი

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Georgian-Zan *dar- (time), whence also დრო (dro). Earlier, it was also used in the sense of "time". Cognate with Mingrelian ედორია (edoria) and Laz ჰემინდორას (hemindoras).

On the other hand, Ačaṙean derives from Armenian դար (dar, age, century).

NounEdit

დარი (dari) (plural დარები)

  1. weather
  2. good weather
SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Fähnrich, Heinz, Kartwelisches Etymologisches Wörterbuch [Kartvelian Etymological Dictionary] (Handbuch der Orientalistik; VIII.18) (in German), Leiden, Boston: Brill, 2007, page 124
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay, “դար”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words]‎[1] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, reprint of the original 1926–1935 seven-volume edition, Yerevan: University Press, 1971–1979

Etymology 2Edit

AdjectiveEdit

დარი (dari) (comparative უფრო დარი, superlative ყველაზე დარი)

  1. adequate, equal, alike
SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • დარი”, in Čikobava, Arnold et al., editors, Kartuli enis ganmarṭebiti leksiḳoni [Explanatory Dictionary of the Georgian language]‎[2] (in Georgian), Tbilisi, 1950–1964