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AlbanianEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From dialectal gabë +‎ -onjë(feminine), from Proto-Albanian *gabā, from Proto-Indo-European *kobuǵo- (compare English hawk, Latin capys(bird of prey), Russian ко́бчик(kóbčik, red-footed falcon)).

NounEdit

gabonjë f (indefinite plural gabonja, definite singular gabonja)

  1. griffon vulture (Gyps fulvus)
  2. (archaic) eagle

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