Durrës

See also: Durres

EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • Durres

EtymologyEdit

From Albanian Durrës; the older form Durazzo came through the intermediate of Italian.

Proper nounEdit

Durrës

  1. An Adriatic port city in Albania, on the site of Ancient Epidamnus
  2. A Catholic archiepiscopal see since 1300, which lost its metropolitan status and was merged into one archbishopric with the Albanian capital Tirana (Tirane, Tiranë; where the cathedral now is)
  3. An Orthodox archbishorpic

SynonymsEdit

  • Durazzo (Italian)

TranslationsEdit


AlbanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin Dyrrachium < Ancient Greek Δυρράχιον (Durrhakhion).

Proper nounEdit

Durrës ? (definite Durrsi)

  1. Durrës
Last modified on 24 March 2014, at 01:46