შური

GeorgianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Georgian შური (šuri, envy), an Iranian borrowing before 5th century, from which the old name of ნარიყალა (nariq̇ala), შურის-ციხე (šuris-cixe). Compare Persian شور‎.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ʃuri/
  • Hyphenation: შუ‧რი

NounEdit

შური (šuri) (uncountable)

  1. envy

Usage notesEdit

Sulkhan-Saba Orbeliani defines the word as: მწუხარებაჲ სხვისა კეთილსა ზედა, Sadness about someone else's wealth and such.

InflectionEdit

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Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • Abulaʒe, Ilia (1973), “შური”, in Ʒveli kartuli enis leksiḳoni (masalebi) [Dictionary of Old Georgian (Materials)] (in Georgian), Tbilisi: Metsniereba, page 508

MingrelianEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Cognate with Georgian სული (suli). See there for more.

NounEdit

შური (šuri)

  1. soul

ReferencesEdit

  • Kajaia, Otar (2005), “შური”, in Megrul-kartuli leksiḳoni [Mingrelian–Georgian Dictionary], online version prepared by Joost Gippert, Frankfurt am Main, published 2001–2004, page 1667