შენი

GeorgianEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

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

PronounEdit

შენი ‎(šeni)

  1. your (singular), yours
    შენი ჯანმრთელობისთვის (šeni janmrt'elobisat'vis)— for the sake of your health
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Etymology 2Edit

From Middle Iranian *šēn ‎(habitation), according to Ačaṙean mediated via Old Armenian շէն ‎(šēn).

NounEdit

შენი ‎(šeni)

  1. village
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AdjectiveEdit

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

  1. inhabited
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ReferencesEdit

  • շէն in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University [Reprint of the original edition: 1926–1935, in 7 volumes, Yerevan]
  • G. A. Klimov, M. Š. Xalilov (2003), Slovarʹ kavkazskix jazykov. Sopostavlenije osnovnoj leksiki [Dictionary of Caucasian Languages. A comparison of the Basic Vocabulary], Moscow: Vostochnaya Literatura, page 500, ISBN 5-02-018283-4
  • შენი” in David Čubinov (1887), Gruzinsko-russkij slovarʹ [Georgian–Russian Dictionary], Saint Petersburg: Imperial Academy of Sciences
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