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ëndë

AlbanianEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Albanian *anTā, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂(o)nh₁- 'breath'. Close to Hittite anza (desire), Ancient Greek (Hes.) ἀντάς πνοάς (antás pnoás) and Old Norse andi (spirit, soul)[1]. Possibly related to ndiej.

NounEdit

ëndë f

  1. desire, inclination, pleasure
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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Albanische Etymologien (Untersuchungen zum albanischen Erbwortschatz), Bardhyl Demiraj, Leiden Studies in Indo-European 7; Amsterdam - Atlanta 1997, p.170