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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Albanian *en-pāginja, cognate with Greek πήγνυμι (pígnymi, to make firm, to make stiff), Latin pangō (id), Gothic fahan (to catch)[1]

VerbEdit

mpij (first-person singular past tense mpiva, participle mpirë)

  1. to benumb
Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Orel, Vladimir (1998), “mpij”, in Albanian Etymological Dictionary, Leiden, Boston, Köln: Brill, page 275