[al-bey-nee-uh n, -beyn-yuh n, awl-]
- pertaining to Albania, its inhabitants, or their language.
Origin of Albanian
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But tenacious Albanian partisans kept reinserting the claim.You Can Look It Up: The Wikipedia Story
October 19, 2014
Before the elections in June, an Albanian man was stabbed with a sword in broad daylight.Syrian Immigrants Flood Greece
Barbie Latza Nadeau
August 26, 2012
The Albanian government banned The Palace of Dreams soon after its 1980 publication.Great Weekend Reads
The Daily Beast
February 4, 2011
Petulla, the Albanian version of fried dough, was a childhood favorite of Petrit Husenaj.
Growing up, I remember my mother teaching my sisters how to cook traditional Albanian food.
These will be governed by two Prefects nominated by the Albanian Government.Bulgaria
On the other side of the Albanian mountains they might hope to find a land of exile.The Birth of Yugoslavia, Volume 1
An Albanian who has been away at work will not bring back a gift for his wife.Folkways
William Graham Sumner
But the Albanian's death is most frequently brought about by gun-shot.The Birth of Yugoslavia, Volume 2
The port is the best on the Albanian coast, and the nearest to Italy.
- the official language of Albania: of uncertain relationship within the Indo-European family, but thought to be related to ancient Illyrian
- a native, citizen, or inhabitant of Albania
- a native speaker of Albanian
- of or relating to Albania, its people, or their language
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