Re: Clueless roolz...

From: fournet.arnaud
Message: 57889
Date: 2008-04-23

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From: "altamix" <alxmoeller@...>

> And DEX online doesn't actually say that it's from Albanian
> <ujë>; it just says 'cf. alb. _ujanë_'.
> Brian

>I guess you won't find any entry in DEX which should say " from
>Albanian", but everywhere it is said "cf. Albanian". Beeing actually just
>Albanian to find, you can compare it just with the words which are in
>Albanian. Hence, "cf. Albanian".
Nice idea

For example
Germanic *sajwa "sea, lake"
Cf. Kartvelian zGva "sea, lake"

German Igel "hedgehog"
Cf. Kartvelian zGar