pjek

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Albanian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *peka,[1] from Proto-Indo-European *pékʷeti, from *pekʷ- (to cook, become ripe). Cognate with Latin coquō, Sanskrit पचति (pácati), Avestan 𐬞𐬀𐬗𐬀𐬌𐬙𐬌(pacaiti), Ancient Greek πέσσω (péssō), Tocharian B päk-, Old Church Slavonic пекѫ (pekǫ), Russian печь (pečʹ).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

pjek (first-person singular past tense poqa, participle pjekur)

  1. I bake
  2. I broil
  3. I roast

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Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *peka with irregular development of IE -ḱ-. Cognate to Greek πέκω (péko, to comb), Lithuanian pešù, pèšti (to pull, to pluck).[2]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

pjek (first-person singular past tense puqa, participle puqur)

  1. I touch
  2. I meet

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Orel, Vladimir (1998), “pjek”, in Albanian Etymological Dictionary, Leiden, Boston, Cologne: Brill, →ISBN, page 329
  2. ^ Orel, Vladimir (1998), “pjek”, in Albanian Etymological Dictionary, Leiden, Boston, Cologne: Brill, →ISBN, page 329