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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Albanian *garā, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰer- (to wish, to feel inclination). Cognate to Ancient Greek χαίρω (khaírō, to rejoice), χάρμη (khármē, joy of battle; battle, fight).[1]

NounEdit

garë f (indefinite plural gara, definite singular gara, definite plural garat)

  1. competition, race

DescendantsEdit

  • Italian: gara

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Orel, Vladimir (1998), “garë”, in Albanian Etymological Dictionary, Leiden, Boston, Köln: Brill, page 110