tërthortë

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Albanian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From tërthor, prefixal derivative tër-, based on *thor, from Proto-Albanian *tsāsra, continuing Proto-Indo-European *ḱes-ro- (to cut). Cognate to Sanskrit शस्त (śásta, cut down, slaughtered), Greek κέαζω (kéazo, to split).[1] Related to ther.

Adjective[edit]

tërthortë m (feminine tërthortëe)

  1. oblique, indirect
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References[edit]

  1. ^ Orel, Vladimir (1998) , “tërthortë”, in Albanian Etymological Dictionary, Leiden, Boston, Cologne: Brill, page 455