drekë

AlbanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Albanian *drikā, from Proto-Indo-European *dr̥kw-eh₂. Cognate to Ancient Greek δόρπον (dorpon, supper, dinner; evening)[1].

NounEdit

drekë f

  1. lunch
  2. meal
  3. midday
  4. noon
Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Albanische Etymologien (Untersuchungen zum albanischen Erbwortschatz), Bardhyl Demiraj, Leiden Studies in Indo-European 7; Amsterdam - Atlanta 1997, p.144
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