thëngjill

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Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *tsangila, with *ts- prefix, further connected to Lithuanian anglìs, Old Prussian anglis, Sanskrit अङ्गार (áṅgāra) and Slavic *ǫglь 'id'[1].

Noun[edit]

thëngjill m (indefinite plural thënghilla, definite singular thëngjilli, definite plural thëngjillat)

  1. chunk of burning wood
  2. embers
  3. coal
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References[edit]

  1. ^ A Concise Historical Grammar of the Albanian Language, V.Orel, Koninklijke Brill ,Leiden 2000, p.476