See also: dege

AlbanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Albanian *duaigā, from Proto-Indo-European *duoi-, from the root *du (binary, consisting of two). Cognate to Old High German zwig (forking, crotch (of tree); bough, branch).[1]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

degë f

  1. forking, crotch (of tree), bough, branch

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Demiraj, Bardhyl (1997) Albanische Etymologien: Untersuchungen zum albanischen Erbwortschatz [Albanian Etymologies: Investigations into the Albanian Inherited Lexicon] (Leiden Studies in Indo-European; 7)‎[1] (in German), Amsterdam, Atlanta: Rodopi, page 125