ujk

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Albanian[edit]

Një ujk

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (singular): ulk (Cham, Arbëresh, Arvanitic), uk (Gheg dial.)
  • (plural): ujqër, ulq (Cham, Arbëresh, Arvanitic), uq (Gheg dial.)

Etymology[edit]

From archaic and dialectal ulk, from Proto-Albanian *ulka-, from Proto-Indo-European *wĺ̥kʷos. Compare Sanskrit वृक (vṛ́ka), Persian گرگ(gorg), Lithuanian vilkas, Russian волк (volk).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ujk m (indefinite plural ujq, definite singular ujku, definite plural ujqit)

  1. wolf

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Schumacher, Stefan; Matzinger, Joachim (2013) Die Verben des Altalbanischen: Belegwörterbuch, Vorgeschichte und Etymologie (Albanische Forschungen; 33) (in German), Wiesbaden: Otto Harrassowitz, →ISBN, page 229