ngjelmë

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Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Albanian * ̊śali(m)-, from Proto-Indo-European *seh2l-(i-) 'salt'. Cognate to Ancient Greek ἅλιμος ‎(hálimos, of the sea, sea). Enlargement with the prefix (a)n-. The root vowel points to umlaut, caused by -i- of the following syllable.

Adjective[edit]

ngjelmë m ‎(feminine ngjelmëe)

  1. salty, savory
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