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AlbanianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Albanian *plaska, metathesized from *pel-sḱo-, from Proto-Indo-European *pel- ‘covering, hide’ (compare Lithuanian palà ‘linen kerchief’, Ancient Greek ἐρυσίπελας ‎(erusípelas) ‘erysipelas’, German Fell ‘fur, pelt’).

VerbEdit

plah ‎(first-person singular past tense plaha, participle plahë)

  1. to cover, cover up
  2. to cover the face, veil

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Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *polxъ, *ploxъ (Russian плохо́й ‎(ploxój), Polish płochy).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

plȃh ‎(definite plȃhī, comparative plahiji, Cyrillic spelling пла̑х)

  1. chicken-hearted
  2. (archaic, language of literature) vehement, impetuous, wild, hasty

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • plah” in Hrvatski jezični portal
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