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AlbanianEdit

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EtymologyEdit

Uncertain. Possibly from Proto-Indo-European *bʰerǵʰ-(height). Cognate to Ancient Greek πύργος(púrgos, tower), German Berg(mountain), although the final velar remains unexplained.

NounEdit

birq m (indefinite plural birqe, definite singular birqi, definite plural birqet)

  1. heap, heap of sand, sand-dune
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