vallë

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Albanian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *walā, from Proto-Indo-European *u̯el 'to wish'. Cognate to Gothic waila (waila, id), Old High German wela, wola (id)[1].

Alternative forms[edit]

Adverb[edit]

vallë

  1. maybe, wishfully, probably

References[edit]

  1. ^ Vladimir Orel (2000), A Concise Historical Grammar of the Albanian Language, Ledien: Brill Academic Publishers, page 494

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *aV(a)lā, (cf. avull) from Proto-Indo-European *oblu 'apple'. Compare Gaulish avallo 'pomma', Old Irish ubull 'apple', Gothic apel 'apple'

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Noun[edit]

vallë f (indefinite plural vallë, definite singular valla, definite plural vallët)

  1. sorb-apple