AlbanianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Albanian *plaska, metathesized from *pel-sḱo-, from Proto-Indo-European *pel- 'covering, hide' (compare Lithuanian palà ‘linen kerchief’, Ancient Greek ἐρυσίπελας (erusipelas) ‘erysipelas’, Germanic *flaxsan, in Old English fleax (flax), Old High German flahs (id))).

VerbEdit

plah (first-person singular past tense plaha, participle plahë)

  1. to cover, cover up
  2. to cover the face, veil

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