kokë

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See also: koke

Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Originally only ‘spherical object’, borrowed through Vulgar Latin from Latin coccum (scarlet berry, gall).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

kokë f (indefinite plural kokë, definite singular koka, definite plural kokët)

  1. head
  2. heading
  3. spherical object, e.g. bulb, knob
  4. top portion, front, main part
  5. (colloquial) heads (of coin)

Declension[edit]

Note that in some dialects koka and kokat are the indefinite/definite plural forms.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Orel, Vladimir (1998), “kokë”, in Albanian Etymological Dictionary, Leiden, Boston, Cologne: Brill, →ISBN, page 390