AlbanianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Albanian *drudza, related to Lithuanian drùzgas (splinter, fragment), drùžti (to become weak).[1] Alternatively, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰrew (to crumble, grind), same root as dromcë.[2]

NounEdit

drudhe f (indefinite plural drudhe, definite singular drudha, definite plural drudhet)

  1. crumb
  2. (obsolete) atom
Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Orel, Vladimir (2000) A Concise Historical Grammar of the Albanian Language, Leiden: Brill, page 76
  2. ^ Çabej, E. 1976a. Studime Gjuhësore I, Studime Etimologjike në Fushë të Shqipes, A-O. Prishtinë: Rilindja, pp.329-331