thëngjill

AlbanianEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Albanian *tsangila, with *ts- prefix, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁óngʷl̥ (charcoal, coal).[1]

NounEdit

thëngjill m (indefinite plural thëngjij, definite singular thëngjilli, definite plural thëngjijtë)

  1. glowing embers, hot coal
  2. coal, charcoal
  3. carbon

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Orel, Vladimir (1998) , “thëngjill”, in Albanian Etymological Dictionary, Leiden, Boston, Cologne: Brill, →ISBN, page 476