kalli

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Albanian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From archaic Arbëreshë kall +‎ -i, from Proto-Albanian *kalsa, from Proto-Indo-European *kolH- (awn). Compare English holly, Russian колос (kolos).[1]

Noun[edit]

kalli m (indefinite plural kallinj, definite singular kalliu, definite plural kallinjtë)

  1. ear or spike of grain
  2. (botany) spike (type of inflorescence)

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Demiraj, Bardhyl (1997) Albanische Etymologien: Untersuchungen zum albanischen Erbwortschatz [Albanian Etymologies: Investigations into the Albanian Inherited Lexicon] (Leiden Studies in Indo-European; 7)‎[1] (in German), Amsterdam, Atlanta: Rodopi, page 210

Eastern Huasteca Nahuatl[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Noun[edit]

kalli

  1. Alternative spelling of calli, house

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Estonian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Clipping of kallistus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kalli (genitive kalli, partitive kallit)

  1. (informal) hug
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Non-lemma form.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

kalli

  1. genitive singular of kallis

Icelandic[edit]

Verb[edit]

kalli

  1. first-person singular active present subjunctive of kalla
  2. third-person singular active present subjunctive of kalla
  3. third-person plural active present subjunctive of kalla

Zacatlán-Ahuacatlán-Tepetzintla Nahuatl[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Nahuan [Term?], from Proto-Uto-Aztecan *kaliR-ta.

Noun[edit]

kalli

  1. house

References[edit]

  • Gramática del Náhuatl de San Miguel Tenango, Zacatlán, Puebla[2], 2014, page 6