Georgian Nouns

Welcome to the third Georgian lesson about nouns. This time we will first learn about fruits and vegetables, followed by grammar rules, then food items, finally a conversation in Georgian to help you practice your daily phrases. To hear the pronunciation, just click on the sound icon.

potatoes
potatoes Audio
კარტოფილი [k'art'opili]
tomatoes
tomatoes Audio
პომიდორი [p'omidori]
onions
onions Audio
ხახვი [khakhvi]
carrots
carrots Audio
სტაფილო [st'apilo]
fruits
fruits Audio
ხილი [khili]
apples
apples Audio
ვაშლი [vashli]
bananas
bananas Audio
ბანანი [banani]
oranges
oranges Audio
ფორთოხალი [portokhali]

Nouns Grammar Rules

In general nouns refer to a person, an object, or abstract ideas. For example: a fast runner the noun is [runner] because it refers to a person. The examples below use nouns in different ways and places to demonstrate how they behave in a sentence.

Grammar + Rules
Georgian + Pronunciation
do you have milk?
[verb + noun]
რძე გაქვთ? Audio
[rdze gaqvt?]
I have milk and coffee
[preposition + noun]
მე მაქვს რძე და ყავა Audio
[me maqvs rdze da qava]
he has three apples
[number + plural noun]
მას აქვს სამი ვაშლი Audio
[mas aqvs sami vashli]
she only has one apple
[number + singular noun]
მას მხოლოდ ერთი ვაშლი აქვს Audio
[mas mkholod erti vashli aqvs]
we live in a small house
[adjective + noun]
ჩვენ ვცხოვრობთ პატარა სახლში Audio
[chven vtskhovrobt p'at'ara sakhlshi]
I like our breakfast
[pronoun + noun]
მე მომწონს ჩვენი საუზმე Audio
[me momts'ons chveni sauzme]

The following are nouns of food items that you might be interested in learning and memorizing.

bread
bread Audio
პური [p'uri]
milk
milk Audio
რძე [rdze]
butter
butter Audio
კარაქი [k'araki]
cheese
cheese Audio
ყველი [qveli]
coffee
coffee Audio
ყავა [qava]
sandwich
sandwich Audio
სენდვიჩი [sendvichi]
meat
meat Audio
ხორცი [khortsi]
chicken
chicken Audio
ქათამი [katami]
fish
fish Audio
თევზი [tevzi]
breakfast
breakfast Audio
საუზმე [sauzme]
lunch
lunch Audio
ლანჩი [lanchi]
dinner
dinner Audio
სადილი [sadili]

Conversation in Georgian

Now we finally reach the fun part, the practice of the daily conversations. These phrases are used to get to know new people, and break the ice.

English
Georgian
Pronunciation
Do you speak (English/ Georgian)?
ლაპარაკობთ ინგლისურად/ქართულად?
[lap'arak'obt inglisurad/qartulad?] Audio
Just a little
ცოტა
[tsot'a] Audio
I like Georgian
მე მომწონს ქართული
[me momts'ons qartuli] Audio
Can I practice with you?
შეიძლება თქვენთან ერთად ვივარჯიშო?
[sheizleba tqventan ertad vivarjisho?] Audio
How old are you?
რამდენი წლის ხარ?
[ramdeni ts'lis khar?] Audio
I'm thirty three years old
მე ვარ ოცდაცამეტი წლის
[me var otsdatsamet'i ts'lis] Audio
It was nice talking to you
სასიამოვნოა თქვენთან საუბარი!
[sasiamovnoa tkventan saubari!] Audio

I hope you enjoyed this lesson about the nouns in Georgian. If you have any question about this lesson please contact me here. Now check the next lesson below.

Georgian Adjectives   Georgian Adjectives

Georgian Plural   Georgian Plural



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