ashkë

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Albanian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *aḱs 'axis'. Cognate to Ancient Greek ἄζων (azōn), Latin axis, Sanskrit अक्ष (ákṣa)[1].

Noun[edit]

ashkë f (indefinite plural eshkë, definite singular ashka, definite plural eshkat)

  1. amadou, touchwood, tinder
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References[edit]

  1. ^ “ashkë” in Vladimir Orel (1998), Albanian Etymological Dictionary, Ledien, Boston, Köln: Brill Academic Publishers, page 11