ligj

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Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Singularized plural of earlier *leg, *lig. Either from Latin lēx, legem ("law"), from Proto-Indo-European *leǵ- ‎(to collect, to speak), or from the same root of Lithuanian lygùs ‎(equal) and Old Prussian līgan ‎(court), as substantiated by ligje 'mourning, dirge'.

Noun[edit]

ligj m (indefinite plural ligje, definite singular ligji, definite plural ligjet)

  1. law
  2. statute

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