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birq

AlbanianEdit

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EtymologyEdit

Uncertain. Possibly from Proto-Indo-European *bʰergʰ 'height', cognate to Ancient Greek πύργος (púrgos, tower), German Berg (mountain), although the final velar remains unexplained.

NounEdit

birq m (indefinite plural birqe, definite singular birqi, definite plural birqet)

  1. heap, heap of sand, sand-dune
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