vorbull

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Albanian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *uērb-, from Proto-Indo-European *uer-b(h)- 'to revolve, twist, turn (down)'. Cognate to Gothic wairpan (wairpan, to throw)[1].

Noun[edit]

vorbull f

  1. whirlpool, vortex, swirl
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References[edit]

  1. ^ Albanische Etymologien (Untersuchungen zum albanischen Erbwortschatz), Bardhyl Demiraj, Leiden Studies in Indo-European 7; Amsterdam - Atlanta 1997, p. 424