shpat

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Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Prefixed form of *pat, from Proto-Albanian *pata, cognate to Greek πίπτω (pípto, to fall), Sanskrit पतति (pátati, to fly, to sour)[1].

Noun[edit]

shpat m (indefinite plural shpate, definite singular shpati, definite plural shpatet)

  1. precipice, mountain forest
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References[edit]

  1. ^ Albanian Etymological Dictionary, V.Orel, Koninklijke Brill ,Leiden Boston Köln 1998, p.428