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Gheg Line breaks: Gheg

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Definition of Gheg in English:

noun (plural same or Ghegs)

1A member of one of the two main ethnic groups of Albania, living mainly in the north of the country.
2 [mass noun] The dialect of Albanian spoken by the Gheg, with about 2 million speakers. Compare with Tosk.


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Relating to the Gheg or their dialect.


From Albanian Geg.

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