შენი

GeorgianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ʃɛni/
  • Hyphenation: შე‧ნი

Etymology 1Edit

Ultimately from Proto-Kartvelian *š(w)en-, whence also შენ (šen).

PronounEdit

შენი (šeni)

  1. your (singular), yours
    შენს საქმეს მიხედე
    šens sakmes mixede
    mind your own business
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Etymology 2Edit

From Old Georgian შჱნი (šēni), შენი (šeni), from Middle Iranian *šēn (habitation). According to Ačaṙean, the borrowing mediated via Old Armenian շէն (šēn).

NounEdit

შენი (šeni) (plural შენები)

  1. village
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AdjectiveEdit

შენი (šeni) (comparative უფრო შენი, superlative ყველაზე შენი)

  1. inhabited
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ReferencesEdit

  • Abulaʒe, Ilia (1973) , “შენი”, in Ʒveli kartuli enis leksiḳoni (masalebi) [Dictionary of Old Georgian (Materials)] (in Georgian), Tbilisi: Metsniereba, page 500
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979) , “շէն”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, reprint of the original 1926–1935 seven-volume edition, Yerevan: University Press
  • Klimov, G. A.; Xalilov, M. Š. (2003) Slovarʹ kavkazskix jazykov. Sopostavlenije osnovnoj leksiki [Dictionary of Caucasian Languages. A comparison of the Basic Vocabulary] (in Russian), Moscow: Vostochnaya Literatura, →ISBN, page 500
  • Čubinov, David (1887) , “შენი”, in Gruzinsko-russkij slovarʹ [Georgian–Russian Dictionary], Saint Petersburg: Imperial Academy of Sciences