Albanian Albania

të trashegoheni

Expression USED On Occasion BY Adults

(that you have an inheritance) • Said to a newlywed couple to wish them an inheritance, so children.

"Urime çifti i ri! Të trashegoheni dhe të keni një jetë të lumtur!"

"Congratulations to the new couple! That your have an inheritance and a happy life!"


Albanian Albania

të lumshin duart

Standard Phrase USED On Occasion BY Everyone

(bless your hands) • When you eat something tasty, you say this sentence to the person who cooked it. In some contexts, it can also be used to congratulate someone who did a good job with their hands (a writer, an artist, ...).

"Gatimi ishte shumë e shijshme, të lumshin duart!"

"The cooking was very tasty, bless your hands!"



Albanian Albania

bie shi mi litarë

Expression USED On Occasion BY Many people

(It's raining with ropes) • Used in cases of heavy rainfall, when the rain looks like uninterrupted "ropes" of water.

"E di si është jashtë? Sot bie shi me litar!"

"Do you know what's going on outside? Today it's raining with ropes!"