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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  • imk' n. cubit, half a metre (an old measure which is equal to the length from the elbow to the fingertips, plus the width of one palm, plus the width of two or three fingers)
  • ásmus dyn. v. measure, weigh
  • járχun noˤš n. a measure of 1 kg (half of noˤš)
  • k'ádi n. a measure for flour, 1,5 kg
  • noˤš n. measure for 2 kg
  • q'ilí n. qili, a measure for 12 kg (of corn)
  • šižán n. sazhen, measure of length, equal to seven English feet
  • misq'ál n. measure of weight 4,26 gr: means smth small, insignificant
  • sːaħ n. dry measure equals 2,5 kg, vessel for this amount of dry substances
  • súmkarči n. measure for grain equal to two noˤš (see), about 5 kg
  • mud n. measure for grain or flour of one litre capacity
  • baˤš n. measure of grain (6 q'ili, see q'ili)
  • dát'əla n. measure of weight, about 2,5 kg
  • č'ʷim n. old measure equal to the distance between the thumb and little finger
  • qat'bos dyn. v. measure one's strength with smb, measure oneself against smb, be a match for smb