gjesh

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Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *(V)iōś-, from Proto-Indo-European *Hieh3s- (to gird). Cognate to Ancient Greek ζώvvυμι (zṓvvumi, to gird) and Old Church Slavonic [script needed] (po-jasati, to gird).[1]

Noun[edit]

gjesh (first-person singular past tense gjesha, participle gjeshur)

  1. to gird

Related terms[edit]

ngjesh

References[edit]

  1. ^ Albanische Etymologien (Untersuchungen zum albanischen Erbwortschatz), Bardhyl Demiraj, Leiden Studies in Indo-European 7; Amsterdam - Atlanta 1997, p.299