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ashkë

AlbanianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *aḱs 'axis'. Cognate to Ancient Greek ἄζων (ázōn), Latin axis, Sanskrit अक्ष (ákṣa)[1].

NounEdit

ashkë f (indefinite plural eshkë, definite singular ashka, definite plural eshkat)

  1. amadou, touchwood, tinder
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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ “ashkë” in Vladimir Orel (1998), Albanian Etymological Dictionary, Ledien, Boston, Köln: Brill Academic Publishers, page 11