këthap

AlbanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Albanian *ϑōp-, * ̊tśap-, from Proto-Indo-European *ḱeh3-(i-) (to sharpen). (Indirect) cognate to Latin cippus (pale, peak, point). A formation with the prefix kë-.[1]

NounEdit

këthap m (indefinite plural këthapë)

  1. hook, claw

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Demiraj, Bardhyl (1997) Albanische Etymologien: Untersuchungen zum albanischen Erbwortschatz [Albanian Etymologies: Investigations into the Albanian Inherited Lexicon] (Leiden Studies in Indo-European; 7)‎[1] (in German), Amsterdam, Atlanta: Rodopi