Georgian Plural

Welcome to the fourth Georgian lesson about the plural. This time we will learn about the singular form and what it looks like in the plural, followed by grammar rules, finally a list of emergency phrases. To hear the pronunciation, just click on the sound icon.

book
book Audio
წიგნი [ts'igni]
books
books Audio
წიგნები [ts'ignebi]
car
car Audio
მანქანა [mankana]
cars
cars Audio
მანქანები [mankanebi]
tree
tree Audio
ხე [khe]
trees
trees Audio
ხეები [kheebi]
flower
flower Audio
ყვავილი [qvavili]
flowers
flowers Audio
ყვავილები [qvavilebi]

Plural Grammar Rules

The plural is the form which refers to more than one object or person. For example: I speak two languages the plural here is [languages] because it refers to more than one [language]. The examples below use plurals in different ways and places to demonstrate how they look wehn converted from their singular form.

Grammar + Rules
Georgian + Pronunciation
I speak one language
[singular form]
მე ვლაპარაკობ ერთ ენაზე Audio
[me vlap'arak'ob ert enaze]
we speak three languages
[plural noun]
ჩვენ ვსაუბრობთ სამ ენაზე Audio
[chven vsaubrobt sam enaze]
he visits many countries
[adverb + plural noun]
იგი ეწვია მრავალ ქვეყანას Audio
[igi ets'via mraval kveqanas]
they are happy now
[plural pronoun]
ისინი ახლა ბედნიერები არიან Audio
[isini akhla bednierebi arian]
she has five red shoes
[adjective + plural noun]
მას ხუთი წითელი ფეხსაცმელი აქვს Audio
[mas khuti ts'iteli pekhsatsmeli aqvs]
I want a sandwich without onions
[preposition + plural noun]
მინდა სენდვიჩი ხახვის გარეშე Audio
[minda sendvichi khakhvis gareshe]

The following is a list of examples showing both the singular and plural form. This demonstrates how the plural is used with humans, objects and animals.

woman
woman Audio
ქალი [kali]
women
women Audio
ქალები [kalebi]
man
man Audio
კაცი [k'atsi]
men
men Audio
კაცები [k'atsebi]
house
house Audio
სახლი [sakhli]
houses
houses Audio
სახლები [sakhlebi]
cup
country Audio
ჭიქა [ch'ika]
cups
countries Audio
ჭიქები [ch'ikebi]
cow
cow Audio
ძროხა [dzrokha]
cows
cows Audio
ძროხები [dzrokhebi]
horse
horse Audio
ცხენი [tskheni]
horses
horses Audio
ცხენები [tskhenebi]

Emergency Phrases

Now it's time to practice your Georgian by looking at these phrases which are related to emergencies. Be prepared when traveling abroad, just in case you need help or by offering help to someone else. I recommend writing these expressions down on a notebook before traveling.

English
Georgian
Pronunciation
Help
დამეხმერეთ!
[damekhmeret!] Audio
Call the ambulance
სასწრაფო გამოიძახეთ!
[sasts'rapo gamoidzakhet!] Audio
I need a doctor
ექიმი მჭირდება
[ekimi mch'irdeba] Audio
Where is the closest pharmacy?
სად არის უახლოესი აფთიაქი?
[sad aris uakhloesi aptiaki?] Audio
Are you okay?
კარგად ხარ?
[k'argad khar?] Audio
I am sick
ცუდად ვარ
[tsudad var] Audio
Call the police
პოლიცია გამოიძახეთ!
[p'olitsia gamoidzakhet!] Audio

Did you enjoy this lesson about the plural in Georgian? I hope so, if you have any problem with this lesson contact me with questions you have here. You can now check the next lesson below.

Georgian Nouns   Georgian Nouns

Georgian Gender   Georgian Gender



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