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Albanian Gheg: hanë

« mish (meat) AMA (mother) »

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Lexeme data

Language:Albanian Gheg
Meaning:moon
Source form:hanë
Phonological form:
Gloss:
Notes:From PAlb *ksandā further compared with Skt cándati '(he) shines, is bright', candrá- 'shining; moon'. Regarding word formation, the word is also particularly close to Celt *kando-, Welsh cann 'white' and MBret cann 'full moon'.
Cognate codes:E

Source of lexical data

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Source: Orel, Vladimir. 1998. Albanian Etymological Dictionary. Leiden: Brill.
Pages: 146-147
Reliability: High

Cognate coding

Cognate Class E
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Source: Cathcart, Chundra (University of California, Berkeley)
Reliability: Good (e.g. should be double checked)