të trashegoheni*

* that you have an inheritance

Albanian Albania

Expression USED On Occasion BY Adults

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!"


të lumshin duart*

* bless your hands

Albanian Albania

Standard Phrase USED On Occasion BY Everyone

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!"



bie shi mi litarë*

* It's raining with ropes

Albanian Albania

Expression USED On Occasion BY Many people

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!"