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Albanian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *usli, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁usli (compare Old English ysle (hot ashes)), from *h₁ews- (to burn) (compare Latin urere, Ancient Greek εὕω (heúō, to singe)).

Noun[edit]

yll m (indefinite plural yje, definite singular ylli, definite plural yjet)

  1. (astronomy) star
  2. (colloquial) shooting star
  3. (figuratively, old) fate, luck
  4. (figuratively, colloquial) reputation
  5. (figuratively) guiding light

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