anë

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Albanian[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *antā, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ent- (compare English end).

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anë f

  1. (Tosk, Standard Albanian) side (the bounding straight edge of an object)
  2. (Tosk, Standard Albanian) edge
  3. (Tosk, Standard Albanian) verge, brink
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Etymology 2[edit]

Dialectal; from Proto-Albanian *aukn-, from Proto-Indo-European *h2euk(w)-sno- 'pot', *aukw- ‎(cooking pot), *Hukʷ-. Cognate to Gothic auhns ‎(auhns, oven) and Sanskrit उखा ‎(ukhā, pot). Cf. also English oven.

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anë f

  1. (dialectal) vessel, cooker
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Etymology 3[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *ḫ-an- 'male or female ancestor'. Compare Old High German ano ‎(grandfather, great-grandfather, forefather), ana ‎(grandmother, great-grandmother, ancestress), German Ahn ‎(grandfather, great-grandfather, forefather) and Old Prussian ane ‎(old mother).

Noun[edit]

anë f

  1. bloodline
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