țeapă

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Possibly borrowed from Albanian thep (peak, point) or a substratum term cognate to it. Compare also Italian zeppa, inzeppare and Proto-Slavic *cĕpa.

NounEdit

țeapă f (plural țepi)

  1. stick
  2. spike
  3. thorn, prick, spine, splinter
  4. trick; cheat

Derived termsEdit