çandër

AlbanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Albanian *štšentra, from Proto-Indo-European *ḱent-r-om (compare Ancient Greek κέντρον (kéntron), Old Armenian սանտր (santr), սանդր (sandr)) with s-mobile, from *ḱent- (to prick; point) (compare Latvian sīts (hunting spear), Old High German hantag (pointy)).

NounEdit

çandër f (indefinite plural çandra, definite singular çandra)

  1. forked shoring pole for a wall or fence
  2. prop, support