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AlbanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Deverbative based on ngjyer, past participle of ngjyej (to color, dye).[1]

NounEdit

ngjyrë f (indefinite plural ngjyra, definite singular ngjyra, definite plural ngjyrat)

  1. color
  2. coloring liquid, e.g. dye, paint, ink
  3. complexion

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Guillaume Bonnet, Les mots latins de l’albanais (Paris: L’Harmattan, 1998), 191, 300.