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GeorgianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Georgian მზე(mze), მზჱ(mzē), from Proto-Kartvelian *mz₁e-. Cognate with Svan მიჟ(miž), Mingrelian ბჟა(bža) and Laz მჟორა(mžora). Middle Armenian բոզի(bozi), բուզի(buzi, Sun) may be a Kartvelian borrowing.

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

მზე ‎(mze) ‎(uncountable)

  1. (astronomy) Sun

InflectionEdit

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Derived termsEdit


Old GeorgianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Kartvelian *mz₁e-.

Proper nounEdit

მზე ‎(mze)

  1. Sun

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Klimov, Georgij A. (1998) Etymological Dictionary of the Kartvelian Languages (Trends in linguistics. Documentation; 16), New York, Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter, page 121
  • 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 327
  • Fähnrich, Heinz (2007) Kartwelisches Etymologisches Wörterbuch [Kartvelian Etymological Dictionary] (Handbuch der Orientalistik; VIII.18) (in German), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 289
  • abulaʒe, ilia (1973), “მზე”, in ʒveli kartuli enis leksiḳoni (masalebi) [Dictionary of Old Georgian (Materials)] (in Georgian), Tbilisi: Metsniereba, page 238