blerë

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Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *blōr-, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰloh₁-ro-, from the root *bʰleh₁- (blue, green, yellow). Cognate to Latin flōrus (golden yellow, reddish-yellow)[1] and Proto-Germanic *blēwaz (blue, dark).

Adjective[edit]

blerë m (feminine blerëe)

  1. green
Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Demiraj, Bardhyl (1997) Albanische Etymologien: Untersuchungen zum albanischen Erbwortschatz [Albanian Etymologies: Investigaitons into the Albanian Inherited Lexicon] (Leiden Studies in Indo-European; 7)[1] (in German), Amsterdam, Atlanta: Rodopi, page 104