- anzë (Gheg)
Enlarged with -zë ~ ëz, from Proto-Albanian *aunā, from Proto-Indo-European *Heu- ‘to weave’ (compare Dutch gewaad ‘clothing’, Lithuanian austi ‘to weave’). For sense development, compare Proto-Indo-European *h₁uobʰ-s-h₂- ‘wasp’ (cf. English wasp), from *h₁uebʰ- ‘to weave’ (cf. English web).