Other terms for the sworn virgin include vajzë e betuar (most common today, and used in situations in which the parents make the decision when the girl is a baby or child), mashkull (present-day, used around Shkodra), virgjineshë, virgjereshë, verginesa, virgjin, vergjinesha, Albanian virgin, avowed virgin, sadik (Turkish: honest, just).
a set of codes and laws developed by Lekë Dukagjini and used mostly in northern Albania and Kosovo from the 15th century until the 20th century. They cannot smoke, wear a watch, or vote in their local elections.
• Albanian 2014 Public Holidays Announced (Bank of Albania-Tirana) The government of Albania has announced its annual list of Albanian official non-working public holidays for the upcoming calendar year 2014.
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• Albanian Public Holidays Amended (Ministry of the Interior of the Republic of Albania-Tirana) The government of Albania, via its Deputy Prime Minister, Niko Peleshi, has announced an immediate reversal of its predecessor's 2009 decision to stop declaring a day in lieu additional non-working public holiday on any Monday that follows a weekend public holiday in Albania.