kolmë

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Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *kālima, a suffixal derivative of Proto-Indo-European *kal 'healthy'. Compare Sanskrit कल्य (kalyá, healthy), Ancient Greek καλός (kalós, beautiful)[1].

Adjective[edit]

i kolmë m (feminine e kolme)

  1. having a good figure, winsome
  2. pleasantly plump

References[edit]

  1. ^ Vladimir Orel, Albanian Etymological Dictionary (Leiden: Brill, 1998), 189.