plis

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Albanian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *plitś(i)-, from Proto-Indo-European *(s)pel-(t-) 'to sliver, split off, splinter off'.[1]

Noun[edit]

plis m (indefinite plural plisa, definite singular plisi, definite plural plisat)

  1. clod (of earth), lump
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *p(i)litja, cognate to Old High German filz, Latin pellis, Greek πῖλος(pῖlos), Slavic*pьlstь[2].

Noun[edit]

plis m (indefinite plural plise, definite singular plisi, definite plural pliset)

  1. felt
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References[edit]

  1. ^ Albanische Etymologien (Untersuchungen zum albanischen Erbwortschatz), Bardhyl Demiraj, Leiden Studies in Indo-European 7; Amsterdam - Atlanta 1997, p.326
  2. ^ A Concise Historical Grammar of the Albanian Language, V.Orel, Koninklijke Brill ,Leiden 2000, p.335

French[edit]

Noun[edit]

plis m

  1. plural of pli

Anagrams[edit]


Haitian Creole[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French plus(more)

Determiner[edit]

plis

  1. more

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Hdi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate to Baldemu pilish, which see for more cognates.

Noun[edit]

plis

  1. horse

References[edit]

  • Zygmunt Frajzyngier, ‎Erin Shay, A Grammar of Hdi (2002, ISBN 311017071X)
  • Topics in Chadic linguistics 3, volume 3 (2007), page 71

Tok Pisin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English please.

Interjection[edit]

plis

  1. please