shtëpâ

AlbanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Church Slavonic стопанъ (stopanŭ); compare Macedonian стопан (stopan) ‘master, owner’.[1]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

shtëpâ m (indefinite plural shtëpâj, definite singular shtëpani, definite plural shtëpâjt)

  1. (Gheg) head shepherd
  2. (Gheg) herdsman of dairy animals
    Synonym: stanar

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Orel, Vladimir (1998) , “shtëpâ”, in Albanian Etymological Dictionary, Leiden, Boston, Cologne: Brill, →ISBN, page 438