AlbanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Albanian *mārwa, from Proto-Indo-European *moru- ‘ant’ (compare Old Norse maurr (ant), Serbo-Croatian mrav, Ancient Greek μύρμηξ (murmēks)).

NounEdit

morr m (indefinite plural morra, definite singular morri)

  1. louse (head louse, body louse)
  2. plant louse, aphid (Aphidodea)

Derived termsEdit

HyponymsEdit

  • morra e bimëve ‘plant lice, aphids’
    • morr i bahçeve ‘cotton aphid’ (Aphis gossypii)
    • morr i drithërave ‘greenbug, spring grain aphid, wheat louse, corn leaf aphid’ (Schizaphis graminum)
    • morr i lakrës ‘cabbage aphid’ (Brevicorne ornata)
    • morr i misrit, morr i rrënjës ‘elm leaf aphid, corn root aphis’ (Tetraneura ulmi)
    • morr i panxharit ‘black bean aphid’ (Aphis fabae)
    • morr i përgjakshëm ‘wooly apple aphid’ (Eriosoma lanigerum)
    • morr i pjeshkës ‘green peach aphid’ (Myzus persicae)
    • morr i qershisë ‘black cherry aphid’ (Myzus cerasi)
Last modified on 28 December 2013, at 08:53