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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Albanian *deupa, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰewp-, *dʰewb- (deep, hollow). Cognate to Lithuanian dubùs (deep, hollow), English deep. Ancient Greek δέπας (dépas, beaker, goblet) represents an ancient Albanian loanword[1].

NounEdit

djep m (indefinite plural djepa, definite singular djepi, definite plural djepat)

  1. cradle
  2. deposit (of minerals etc.), depression, dip
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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Çabej, E. 1976a. Studime Gjuhësore I, Studime Etimologjike në Fushë të Shqipes, A-O. Prishtinë: Rilindja, p.129-130

LadinoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From colloquial Turkish cep, short form of cep telefonu, literally pocket phone.

NounEdit

djep ?

  1. mobile phone