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GeorgianEdit

EtymologyEdit

According to Klimov[1] and Fahnrich[2], from Proto-Kartvelian *txil-. Cognate with Svan შდიხ(šdix), Mingrelian თხირ(txir) and Laz მთხირ(mtxir).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /tʰxili/
  • Hyphenation: თხი‧ლი

NounEdit

თხილი ‎(txili) ‎(plural თხილები)

  1. hazelnut

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Klimov, Georgij A. (1998) Etymological Dictionary of the Kartvelian Languages (Trends in linguistics. Documentation; 16), New York, Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter, page 78
  2. ^ penrixi (Fähnrich), hainc; sarǯvelaʒe, zurab (2000) kartvelur enata eṭimologiuri leksiḳoni [Etymological Dictionary of the Kartvelian Languages] (in Georgian), Tbilisi: Tbilisi Sulkhan-Saba Orbeliani State University Press, page 250