AlbanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *baxmb- 'kind of noise'. Cognate to Ancient Greek βόμβος(bómbos, a boom, deep hollow noise), βομβύκια(bombúkia, humming insects), Old Norse bumba(drum).

NounEdit

bumballë m

  1. cockroach, beetle
  2. bumblebee (dialectal)