vadhë

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Albanian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From early Byzantine Greek οἴη (oíē, sorb apple; service tree), from Ancient Greek ὄα (óa).[1][2]

Noun[edit]

vadhë f (indefinite plural vadha, definite singular vadha)

  1. sorb apple
  2. rowan, mountain ash (Sorbus aucuparia)

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Orel, Vladimir (1998), “vadhë”, in Albanian Etymological Dictionary, Leiden, Boston, Köln: Brill, page 492
  2. ^ Demiraj, Bardhyl (1997) Albanische Etymologien: Untersuchungen zum albanischen Erbwortschatz [Albanian Etymologies: Investigaitons into the Albanian Inherited Lexicon] (Leiden Studies in Indo-European; 7)‎[1] (in German), Amsterdam, Atlanta: Rodopi, page 411