ქუეყანა

Old GeorgianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From ქუე- (kue-) + ყანაჲ (q̇anay), which literally translates as "land that is under us"

NounEdit

ქუეყანა (kueq̇ana)

  1. ground, earth
  2. (by extension) land, territory
  3. (by extension) country

DescendantsEdit

  • Georgian: ქვეყანა (kveq̇ana)

Further readingEdit

  • Abulaʒe, Ilia (2014) , “ქუეყანა”, in Ʒvelkartuli-ʒvelsomxuri doḳumenṭirebuli leksiḳoni [Old Georgian – Old Armenian Documentary Dictionary], Tbilisi: National Centre of Manuscripts, →ISBN, page 766ab