Afrikaans vs Albanian - What's the difference?

afrikaans | albanian |


As nouns the difference between afrikaans and albanian

is that afrikaans is afrikaans (language) while albanian is .

afrikaans

Proper noun

(en proper noun)
  • A Germanic language descending from Dutch; the primary language of the descendants of Dutch and other European settlers, as well as many mixed-race (e.g. (w)) living in South Africa and in Namibia. Also, one of the eleven official languages of South Africa and until 1990 one of three official languages of Namibia.
  • A term sometimes used of people from South Africa and Namibia (who speak Afrikaans), more properly called "Afrikaans people" or Afrikaners.
  • Synonyms

    * (Afrikaans person) Afrikaner

    Adjective

    (-)
  • Of or pertaining to the Afrikaans language.
  • See also

    * (af) * Language list * * (websters-online) ----

    albanian

    English

    Alternative forms

    * (abbreviation)

    Etymology 1

    From (etyl) Albanien, from (etyl) . Compare Old Albanian arbër, arbën 'Albanian'.

    Adjective

    (-)
  • Of, from, or pertaining to Albania, the Albanian people or the Albanian language.
  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • A person from Albania or of Albanian descent.
  • Proper noun

    (en proper noun)
  • The languages spoken by the Albanian people, primarily spoken in Albania and Kosovo. (ISO language codes: alb/sqi/sq (Tosk), aln (Gheg), aat (Arvanitika), aae ())
  • Synonyms
    * Albanese

    See also

    * (sq) * Language list *

    Etymology 2

    From

    Adjective

    (-)
  • Of, from, or pertaining to Caucasian Albania, to its people or language.
  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • An inhabitant of Caucasian Albania. Udi people are descended from them.
  • Proper noun

    (en proper noun)
  • The extinct Northeast Caucasian language once spoken by these people. Udi language is descended from it.
  • Etymology 3

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • (central New York) of or from the city of Albany, New York State
  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • (central New York) Someone from the city of Albany, New York State.
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