nyell

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Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *nāgala, from Proto-Indo-European *h₃nogʰ- (nail). Close to Old English næġel 'nail', Lithuanian nagas, Russian nogá (foot, leg). Alternatively a variant of nyjë, with -el enlargment.

Noun[edit]

nyell m

  1. ankle (or hard part of the leg)
  2. tree gnarl
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