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Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Albanian *madza, from Proto-Indo-European *méǵh₂s. Compare Greek μέγας (mégas), Armenian մեծ (mec), Latin magnus.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /iˈmað/, [iˈmaθ]

AdjectiveEdit

i madh m (feminine e madhe, masculine plural mëdhenj, feminine plural mëdha)

  1. big, large
  2. tall
  3. great, grand
  4. adult, grown-up
  5. major, important
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Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Albanian *maϑ-, from Proto-Indo-European * mh₂sd- (fat, feed, fodder). Cognate to Old High German mast (fodder, feeding, fattening).

NounEdit

madh m

  1. porridge (of corn flour, prepared with boiling cream or cheese)
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