Archi is a Lezgic language spoken by about 1200 people in Daghestan. The online version of the Archi-Russian-English Dictionary contains sounds files for every word form of the lexeme, digital pictures of culturally significant objects, idioms and example sentences with interlinear glossing.


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  • iqít'utːu adj. evil, cruel (lit. one without a daylight)
  • lur ébcas c. verb. counteract the evil eye, undo the results of smb's putting an evil eye on smth
  • káʁəra n. a decoration made of cardboard, fabric and beads, put on cots and children's clothes as a talisman against evil eye
  • lur bekés c. verb. put the evil eye on smb, jinx smb
  • χːˤónnu adj. wicked, evil, malicious, vicious
  • hoˤlótːut adj. liquid, also metaphorically rotten, evil, vengeful
  • panq' n. thin dry bread, also used to seal walls in cow sheds (to keep in warmth and protect against evil eye)