ëndë

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AlbanianEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Albanian *anTā, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂(o)nh₁- ‎(breath). Close to Hittite anza ‎(desire), Ancient Greek (Hes.) ἀντάς πνοάς ‎(antás pnoás) and Old Norse andi ‎(spirit, soul)[1]. Possibly related to ndiej.

NounEdit

ëndë f

  1. desire, inclination, pleasure
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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Albanische Etymologien (Untersuchungen zum albanischen Erbwortschatz), Bardhyl Demiraj, Leiden Studies in Indo-European 7; Amsterdam - Atlanta 1997, p.170
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