garë

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See also: gare, Gare, garé, and gäre

Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *garā, from Proto-Indo-European *ĝher 'to wish, to feel inclination'. Cognate to Greek χαίρω (chaíro, to rejoice), χάρμη (chármi, joy of battle; battle, fight)[1].

Noun[edit]

garë f (indefinite plural gara, definite singular gara, definite plural garat)

  1. competition, race

References[edit]

  1. ^ Orel, Vladimir (1998), “garë”, in Albanian Etymological Dictionary, Leiden, Boston, Köln: Brill, page 110