fushë

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Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed through Vulgar Latin from Latin fossa (ditch, moat).[1] However, Çabej identifies it as an inherited word.[2] Matzinger claims it has no known etymology[3]

Noun[edit]

fushë f (indefinite plural fusha, definite singular fusha, definite plural fushat)

  1. (geography) field
  2. (geography) plain, flatland
  3. (by extension) area of activity or interest

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Orel, Vladimir (1998), “fushë”, in Albanian Etymological Dictionary, Leiden, Boston, Cologne: Brill, →ISBN, page 106–7
  2. ^ Begzad Baliu: Pikëpamjet e profesor Çabejt për veprën gjuhësore të Gustav Majerit, Zemra Shqiptare, 09.12.2021
  3. ^ Matasevic, R. (2019). A grammatical sketch of Albanian for students of Indo-European. Zadar.