mushk

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Albanian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Together with Proto-Slavic *mъskъ ( cf.Bulgarian мъск (mŭsk)), forming an areal Balkan word for 'mule'[1].

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

mushk m (indefinite plural mushqe, definite singular mushku, definite plural mushqet)

  1. male mule

References[edit]

  1. ^ Albanian Etymological Dictionary, V.Orel, Koninklijke Brill ,Leiden Boston Köln 1998, p.279

Etymology 2[edit]

Variant of mushkull from Latin musculus 'muscle'.

Noun[edit]

mushk m

  1. shoulder