AlbanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Albanian *taksjā, from Proto-Indo-European *tetḱ- (to hew) (compare Lithuanian tašaũ (to hew), Latin texō (to weave), Sanskrit तक्षति (takșati, to carpenter, cut)).[1] Cognate with tollë.

NounEdit

teshë f (indefinite plural tesha, definite singular tesha, definite plural teshat)

  1. cloth, robe, clothes (used chiefly in the plural form)
  2. speck of dust, particle in the eye
  3. little splinter
  4. (regional) spindle whorl

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Orel, Vladimir (1998) , “teshë”, in Albanian Etymological Dictionary, Leiden, Boston, Cologne: Brill, →ISBN, page 453
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