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AcehneseEdit

NounEdit

lugat

  1. dialect

AlbanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From dialectal luvgat, ultimately derived from Proto-Slavic *ľubъk- (amiable, charming) + suffix -at, used as an apotropaic euphemism, from *ľubiti (to love). Compare Serbo-Croatian ljubak.[1]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

lugat m (indefinite plural lugetër, definite singular lugati, definite plural lugetërit)

  1. (mythology) a spiteful person who rises from the grave after death and terrorizes people, zombie.
  2. (figuratively) a very ugly or spiteful person

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Topalli, Kolec (2017), “lugat”, in Fjalor Etimologjik i Gjuhës Shqipe, Durrës, Albania: Jozef, page 904