dhallë

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Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *dzaltā (compare Gheg dhallt(i)), from earlier *dzalakta, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵlákts (gen. *ǵlaktós) (compare Greek γάλα (gála), Italian latte). Compare also Romanian zară[1].

Noun[edit]

dhallë f

  1. buttermilk

References[edit]

  1. ^ Bardhyl Demiraj, Albanische Etymologien (Amsterdam: Rodopi, 1997), p.153