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Albanian Shqip
Dictionary - Fjalor

• Fjalor i gjuhës së sotme shqipe: dictionary of the contemporary Albanian

• Shkenca: Albanian dictionary, meanings in Albanian & multilingual: English, Greek, Italian, Spanish

• Argjiro: Albanian-English dictionary

• Seelrc: Albanian-English dictionary by Leonard Newmark (2005)

• online translation: Albanian-English & other languages & web page

• Loecsen: Albanian-English usual expressions (+ audio)

• France-Kosovo French-Albanian usual expressions (+ audio)

• thematic vocabulary Albanian-English [PDF]

• Albanian, a guide to the spoken language, published by the U.S. War Departement (1943)

• Albanian etymological dictionary by Vladimir Orel (1998)

• Historical Albanian-English dictionary by Stuart Mann (1948)

• Etymologisches Wφrterbuch der albanesischen Sprache: Etymological dictionary of the Albanian language, by Gustav Meyer (1891)

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• Die slavische Elementen im Albanischen: Albanian words from Slavic origin, by Franz Miklosisch (1870)

• The Albanian lexicon of Arnold von Harff (1497) by Robert Elsie, in Zeitschrift für Vergleichende Sprachforschung (1984)


• The Albanian linguistic journey from Ancient Illyricum to European Union, lexical borrowings, by Ariola Kulla (2010)

• Proto-Indo-European *e in Albanian by Michiel de Vaan, in Die Sprache (2004)

• Old Albanian krautyrλ and nautyrλ by Michiel de Vaan, in Albanische Forschungen (2004)

• Common lexic in Romanian and Albanian, substrate and loanwords, by Dan Ungureanu

Albanian language - Gjuha shqipe

• Albanian keyboard to type the special characters of the Albanian alphabet

• conjugation of the Albanian verbs

• Albanian alphabet & usual expressions (video)

• Albanian grammar [PDF] by Victor Friedman (2004)

• Grammatical sketch of Albanian for students of Indo-European [PDF] by Ranko Matasović (2012)

• Grammaire albanaise: Albanian grammar by Pashko Vasa (1887)

• Manuel de la langue chkipe ou albanaise: Albanian grammar by Auguste Dozon (1879)

• Analyse de la langue albanaise: Albanian grammar by Louis Benlœw (1879)

• Grammatik der albanesischen Sprache: Albanian grammar (phonetics, morphology) by Georg Pekmezi (1908)

• Kurzgefasste albanesische Grammatik: Albanian grammar by Gustav Meyer (1888)

• Saggio di grammatologia comparata sulla lingua albanese & Appendice by Demetrio Camarda (1864)

• Osservazioni grammaticali nella lingua albanese by Francesco Maria da Lecce (1716)

• books about the Albanian language: Google books & Internet archive

The Albanian language is spoken in Albania, in Kosovo and in a part of Macedonia.
• Shekulli

• DW - VOA: news in Albanian

Texts & Literature
• Albanian studies by Robert Elsie

• Albanian literature in Greek script: the eighteenth and early nineteenth century Orthodox tradition in Albanian writing, in Byzantine and Modern Greek Studies (1991)

• Albanian poems

• Albanian literature: texts with concordances

• books about the Albanian literature: Google books & Internet archive

• the Bible (Bibla) in Albanian (+ audio)

• Diata e Re: the New Testament (1872)

• Dottrina cristiana, Dottrina e Kerscten: Italian text with translation in Albanian, by Roberto Bellarmino (1618, 1856 edition)

• Meshari (Book of prayers) by Gjon Buzuku (1555): it's the first book published in Albanian

• text version

-> bilingual Bible in Albanian & other languages

-> the Quran in Albanian

First article of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights

Të gjithë njerëzit lindin të lirë dhe të barabartë në dinjitet dhe në të drejta.
Ata kanë arsye dhe ndërgjegje dhe duhet të sillen ndaj njëri tjetrit me frymë vëllazërimi.

-> First article in different languages

-> Declaration of Human Rights: in Albanian, English & other languages

Some Albanian words
Shqipëri Albania
shqiptar, -e Albanian
mirëmëngjes ! good morning!
mirëmbrëma ! good evening!
si jeni ? how are you?
natën e mirë ! good night!
faleminderit ! thank you!
mirupafshim ! good bye!
po / yo yes / no
të dua ! I love you!
mik friend
Albania - Shqipëria
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