врач

MacedonianEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

врач (vrač) m

  1. witch doctor, medicine man, healer

RussianEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

врач (vrač) m

  1. physician, doctor

Usage notesEdit

A female medical doctor is referred to as врач, or женщина-врач, or, colloquially only, врачиха.

SynonymsEdit

DeclensionEdit

Note: There is an archaic vocative вра́чу (vráču).

Derived termsEdit

  • врачебный
  • врачевание
  • врачевать
  • врачиха
  • врачующий

Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *vračь.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

вра̑ч m (Latin spelling vrȃč)

  1. witch doctor (shamanistic priest in aboriginal cultures)
  2. (obsolete) physician, doctor

DeclensionEdit

Last modified on 30 March 2014, at 23:52