Adzhar

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noun \ˈä-ˌjär, ə-ˈjär\

Definition of Adzhar

plural

Adzhar

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Adzhars

  1. 1a :  a Georgian people of the southern Caucasus region — compare gurian, imeritian b :  a member of such people

  2. 2 :  the language of the Adzhar people

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Origin and Etymology of adzhar

probably borrowed from 19th-century Turkish Acar, borrowed from Georgian ač’ara “Adzharia” (a province of medieval Georgia)


First Known Use: 1848


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