mëlçi

AlbanianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Italian milza.[1]

NounEdit

mëlçi f (indefinite plural mëlçi, definite singular mëlçia, definite plural mëlçitë)

  1. (anatomy) liver
  2. innards
  3. (colloquial) lungs

HyponymsEdit

  • mëlçi e bardhë (lung)
  • mëlçi e zezë (liver)

SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Orel, Vladimir (1998) , “mëlçi”, in Albanian Etymological Dictionary, Leiden, Boston, Cologne: Brill, →ISBN, page 259
  2. ^ Fialuur i voghel Sccyp e ltinisct (Small Dictionary of Albanian and Latin), page 134, by P. Jak Junkut, 1895, Sckoder