vjetër

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Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

A derivative of vjet (last year), variant of vit, contaminated with Latin vetus, veteris. Compare Lithuanian vẽtušas (old, archaic), Old Church Slavonic vetьxь (vetĭxĭ, old, ancient). Attributed directly to Latin veterem by Orel.[1]

Adjective[edit]

i vjetër m (feminine e vjetra, masculine plural vjetër, feminine plural vjetra)

  1. old
    Synonym: moshuar (respectful)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Orel, Vladimir (2000). Concise Albanian Grammar. Page 54.

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