аловина

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Macedonian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *olovina, from Proto-Slavic *olъ, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *alu, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂elut-.

Noun[edit]

аловина (alovinaf

  1. (archaic) ale, a type of beer made without hops

Etymology 2[edit]

From алов (alov, red), from Ottoman Turkish, cognate to Turkish al (dark red). Alternatively, from the same root as Proto-Slavic *olovina (compare Albanian all).

Noun[edit]

аловина (alovinaf

  1. (archaic, poetic) redness