dajë

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Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Either from Ottoman Turkish, or possibly from *darë (cf. mbaj, bie), from Proto-Indo-European *dayh₂wḗr 'husband's brother'. Cognate to Greek δαέρ (daér), Lithuanian dieveris,, Latin lévir, Old Frisian tāker (husband's brother).

Noun[edit]

dajë m

  1. uncle (brother of someone’s mother)