thak

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search
See also: þak and tha̍k

Albanian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Masculine doublet of thekë; from Proto-Albanian *tsaka, from Proto-Indo-European *ḱokh₂o- (branch) (compare Lithuanian šakà, Serbo-Croatian soha).[1]

Noun[edit]

thak m (indefinite plural thakë, definite singular thaku, definite plural thakët)

  1. (North Gheg) tuft, tassel
  2. (North Gheg) awn, beard (of grain)
  3. (North Gheg) stamen

References[edit]

  1. ^ Demiraj, Bardhyl (1997) Albanische Etymologien: Untersuchungen zum albanischen Erbwortschatz [Albanian Etymologies: Investigations into the Albanian Inherited Lexicon] (Leiden Studies in Indo-European; 7)‎[1] (in German), Amsterdam, Atlanta: Rodopi, page 393-4

Romani[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

thak f (plural thaka)

  1. (anatomy) armpit