კვირა

GeorgianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Georgian კჳრაჲ (ḳwiray), კჳრიაკჱ (ḳwiriaḳē), from Koine Greek Κυριακή (Kuriakḗ, Sunday).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /kʼvira/
  • Hyphenation: კვი‧რა

NounEdit

კვირა (ḳvira) (uncountable)

  1. (countable) week
  2. Sunday

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ReferencesEdit

  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1973), “կիւրակէ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Armenian Etymological Dictionary] (in Armenian), volume II, 2nd edition, a reprint of the original 1926–1935 seven-volume edition, Yerevan: University Press, page 598
  • Абаев, В. И. (1958) Историко-этимологический словарь осетинского языка [Historical-Etymological Dictionary of the Ossetian Language] (in Russian), volume I, Moscow, Leningrad: Academy Press, pages 652–653