djegqerrës

AlbanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From djeg +‎ qerre, literally month in which wagons burn, of unknown meaning. Note archaic Serbian and Macedonian коложег (koložeg), also a compound of коло (kolo, wheel) + жег (žeg, warmth), which may point to an old regional isogloss.

Proper nounEdit

djegqerrës

  1. (archaic) December, January
    Synonyms: dhjetor, janar, kallnor
  2. winter
    Synonym: dimër