Albanian vs Albanologist - What's the difference?

albanian | albanologist |


As nouns the difference between albanian and albanologist

is that albanian is while albanologist is an expert in albanian studies.

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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    albanologist

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • An expert in Albanian studies.
  • In 1987, a few years before her death, the great Russian Albanologist Agnija Vasil'evna Desnickaja published a study in Albanian literature and language, of which about half is devoted to the development of Albanian letters. Marcel Cornis-Pope, John Neubauer, History of the literary cultures of East-Central Europe: Junctures and Disjunctures in the 19th and 20th Centuries, John Benjamins Publishing Company, 2004, ISBN 9027234558.