lumë

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Albanian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *lumā, from Proto-Indo-European *leu(ə) (dirt). Etymologically identical with Ancient Greek λῦμα (lûma, dirt) (Greek λύμα (lýma)).[1]

Noun[edit]

lumë m (indefinite plural lumenj, definite singular lumi, definite plural lumenjt(ë))

  1. river

Declension[edit]

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Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *lubn-, from Proto-Indo-European *lewbʰ- (to love). Cognate to Latin lubens (willing, (be) fond of something), and ultimately a doublet of lyp, lubi, lugat, and laps.

Adjective[edit]

lumë m (feminine lumëe)

  1. beatus, felix, sanctus

References[edit]

  1. ^ Orel, Vladimir (1998) , “lumë”, in Albanian Etymological Dictionary, Leiden, Boston, Cologne: Brill, →ISBN, page 235