AlbanianEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Albanian *džita, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷeyh₃- (to live). Cognate to Sanskrit जीवति (jīvati), Latin vīvō, Old English cwicu (alive, living) (cf. English quick).[1]

VerbEdit

nxit (first-person singular past tense nxita, participle nxitur)

  1. to urge, stimulate, hurry

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Orel, Vladimir (2000) A Concise Historical Grammar of the Albanian Language, Leiden: Brill, page 73