djep

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Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *deupa, from Proto-Indo-European *dheup, *dheubh 'deep, hollow'. Cognate to Lithuanian dubùs (deep, hollow), English deep. Greek δέπας (dépas, beaker, goblet) represents an ancient Albanian loanword[1].

Noun[edit]

djep m (indefinite plural djepa, definite singular djepi, definite plural djepat)

  1. cradle
  2. deposit (of minerals etc.), depression, dip
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References[edit]

  1. ^ Çabej, E. 1976a. Studime Gjuhësore I, Studime Etimologjike në Fushë të Shqipes, A-O. Prishtinë: Rilindja, p.129-130

Ladino[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Turkish colloquial cep, short form of cep telefonu, literally pocket phone.

Noun[edit]

  1. mobile phone