Albanian

See also: albanian

EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • (abbreviation): Alb.

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle French Albanien, from Old French Albanie (Albania), from Medieval Latin Albania, from Vulgar Latin Albanus (Albanian), from Ancient Greek Ἀλβανοί (Albanoí, a southern Illyrian tribe). Compare old Albanian endonym arbën, arbër (Albanian).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ælˈbeɪ.ni.ən/
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  • Rhymes: -eɪniən

AdjectiveEdit

Albanian (not comparable)

  1. Of, from, or pertaining to Albania, the Albanian people or the Albanian language.
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NounEdit

Albanian (countable and uncountable, plural Albanians)

  1. (countable) A person from Albania or of Albanian descent.
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Proper nounEdit

Albanian (plural Albanians)

  1. The languages spoken by the Albanian people, primarily spoken in Albania and Kosovo.
    (ISO 639 language codes: sq/sqi/alb (Albanian), als (Tosk), aln (Gheg), aat (Arvanitika), aae (Arbëresh).)
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Etymology 2Edit

From (Caucasian) Albania +‎ -ian

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Albanian (not comparable)

  1. Synonym of Caucasian Albanian
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NounEdit

Albanian (countable and uncountable, plural Albanians)

  1. Synonym of Caucasian Albanian
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Etymology 3Edit

Albany +‎ -ian

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Albanian (comparative more Albanian, superlative most Albanian)

  1. (central New York) of or from the city of Albany, New York State

NounEdit

Albanian (plural Albanians)

  1. (central New York) Someone from the city of Albany, New York State.

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BasqueEdit

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Albanian

  1. inessive indefinite of Albania

FinnishEdit

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Albanian

  1. genitive singular of Albania

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