dej

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Albanian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *duai-au, from Proto-Indo-European *duo-, from the root *du 'two'. Cognate to Old High German zweio (by, in two, in pairs). A frozen locative dual form[1].

Adverb[edit]

dej

  1. after (tomorrow)
Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *dej, from Proto-Indo-European *dheh1- 'to suck, drink'. Cognate to Sanskrit धयति (dhayati, to suck) and Latvian det (to suck). Present deh, dej arose secondarily under the influence of the non-active paradigm[2].

Verb[edit]

dej (first-person singular past tense dejta, participle dejtur)

  1. (to get) drunk

References[edit]

  1. ^ Albanische Etymologien (Untersuchungen zum albanischen Erbwortschatz), Bardhyl Demiraj, Leiden Studies in Indo-European 7; Amsterdam - Atlanta 1997, p.125
  2. ^ Albanische Etymologien (Untersuchungen zum albanischen Erbwortschatz), Bardhyl Demiraj, Leiden Studies in Indo-European 7; Amsterdam - Atlanta 1997, p.125

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse deig, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰeiǵʰ- (to mold). Compare German Teig.

Noun[edit]

dej c (singular definite dejen, plural indefinite deje)

  1. dough (mix of flour and water)
  2. paste (flour, fat, or similar ingredients used in making pastry)
  3. batter (a beaten mixture of flour and liquid, usually egg and milk, used for baking)

Inflection[edit]


Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

dej

  1. rafsi of dejni.

Lower Sorbian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

dej

  1. third-person singular present of dejaś

Romani[edit]

Noun[edit]

dej f (plural dej)

  1. mother

Swedish[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

dej

  1. colloquial variant of dig

White Hmong[edit]

Noun[edit]

dej

  1. water
  2. river

References[edit]

  • Ernest E. Heimbach, White Hmong - English Dictionary (1979, SEAP Publications)