bardhë

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Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *barj́a-, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰór(h₁)ǵos < *bʰreh₁ǵ- (to gleam, shine).[1] Compare English bright, Lithuanian brékšti (to dawn), Slovene brẹ̑sk (dawn).

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Adjective[edit]

i bardhë m (feminine e bardhë, masculine plural bardhë)

  1. white

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Stefan Schumacher & Joachim Matzinger, Die Verben des Altalbanischen: Belegwörterbuch, Vorgeschichte und Etymologie (Wiesbaden: Otto Harrassowitz, 2013), 238.