cys

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Albanian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *tšūtja, from *kju-t-jo, from Proto-Indo-European *kei- ‎(to set in motion) (compare Ancient Greek σεύω ‎(seúō, to chase (away), rush, incite), Latin ciēre).[1]

Verb[edit]

cys ‎(first-person singular past tense cyta, participle cytë)

  1. to poke, prod, goad
  2. (figuratively) to spur on, incite, provoke
  3. (figuratively) to stir up, instigate

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Bardhyl Demiraj, Albanische Etymologien: Untersuchungen zum albanischen Erbwortschatz (Amsterdam: Rodopoi, 1997), 116.