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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  • jásan n. prayer for a dying man
  • akbár bos dyn. v. call upon for prayer
  • q'úlhu n. prayer for a dead person that is read during three days, three times on each day
  • rakáʕat n. rakat (part of the daily prayer)
  • saláwat n. prayer
  • tárbi n. prayer read during Ramadan
  • q'úlhu ébɬːas c. verb. read the prayer q'ulhu, see entry
  • átːaħi n. prayer (said while sitting)
  • dúʕi n. prayer
  • tikbír n. tikbir (saying Allahu Akbaru in chorus during prayer)
  • álħam n. one of the prayers
  • zíkru n. zikr (Muslim ritual prayer in which an expression of praise is continually repeated).
  • súžda n. bow to the ground (while kneeling, head touches the ground) during prayer
  • žážəm n. religious ecstasy during prayer
  • wird n. task given by the sheikh (usually a schedule and number of prayers)
  • makák n. namaz (the ritual prayers prescribed by Islam to be observed five times daily)