flojere

AlbanianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Aromanian fluiarã, fluearã,[1] from Latin flātūrālis (blowing, adj.), from flātūra (act of blowing).[2]

NounEdit

flojere f (definite singular flojerja)

  1. (dialectal) flute

SynonymsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Greek: φλογέρα (flogéra)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Bardhyl Demiraj, Albanische Etymologien: Untersuchungen zum albanischen Erbwortschatz (Amsterdam: Rodopi, 1997), 172.
  2. ^ Vladimir Orel, Albanian Etymological Dictionary (Leiden: Brill, 1998), 100.