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dëgjoj

AlbanianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Aphetic form of dialectal ndëgjoj, from Old Albanian ëndiglonj (Buzuku), from Latin intellegere ‘to understand, perceive’.[1][2]

VerbEdit

dëgjoj (first-person singular past tense dëgjova, participle dëgjuar)

  1. to hear; listen to
  2. to obey, heed, pay attention to
  3. to understand

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Vladimir Orel, Albanian Etymological Dictionary (Leiden: Brill, 1998), 62.
  2. ^ Stefan Schumacher & Joachim Matzinger, Die Verben des Altalbanischen: Belegwörterbuch, Vorgeschichte und Etymologie (Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz Verlag, 2013), 191.