mëz

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See also: mez, méz, and měź

Albanian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Tosk form of Gheg mâz, from Old Albanian manz (Buzuku), from Proto-Albanian *mandja, from *mand- ‘to feed (trans.), suckle’ (modern mënd).[1][2] More at mënd.

Noun[edit]

mëz m (indefinite plural mëza, definite singular mëzi, definite plural mëzat)

  1. foal
  2. colt

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Vladimir Orel, Albanian Etymological Dictionary (Leiden: Brill, 1998), 265.
  2. ^ Bardhyl Demiraj, Albanische Etymologien (Amsterdam - Atlanta: Rodopoi, 1997), 267.