lungë

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See also: lunge and Lunge

Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *lunkā, from Proto-Indo-European *leu-k (to bend). Compare Old Prussian lunkis (angle), Lithuanian luñkanas (supple), Latvian llùnks (id).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lungë f (indefinite plural lunga, definite singular lunga, definite plural lungat)

  1. blister, bulge

References[edit]

  1. ^ Orel, Vladimir (1998), “lungë”, in Albanian Etymological Dictionary, Leiden, Boston, Köln: Brill, page 235