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Standard Albanian: dhjamë

« larg (far) baba (father) »

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Lexeme data

Language:Standard Albanian
Meaning:fat
Source form:dhjamë
Phonological form:
Gloss:
Notes:Also 'lard, suet, tallow'. Either (i) < PAlb *dzel-ma, from Alb dhallë 'buttermilk', or (ii) < IE *deh2- 'to flow' > all 3 Balkan IE languages, see also Gk cognate and Arm tamuk 'wet'.
Cognate codes:C

Sources of lexical data

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Source: Scherpenberg, Cornelia van. 2012. Allgemeine und Indogermanische Sprachwissenschaft, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität, München
Reliability: High
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Source: Orel, Vladimir. 1998. Albanian Etymological Dictionary. Leiden: Brill.
Pages: 83
Reliability: High
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Source: Holm, H.J.J.G., Independent Scholar.
Affiliation: 11-12
Reliability: High

Cognate coding

Cognate Class C
View source
Source: Orel, Vladimir. 1998. Albanian Etymological Dictionary. Leiden: Brill.
Pages: 83
Reliability: High