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живот

BulgarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *životъ (compare Old Church Slavonic животъ (životŭ), Russian живот (život), Czech, Slovak, and Serbo-Croatian život), probably from a derivative of Proto-Indo-European *gʷih₃wo-teh₂ (compare Lithuanian gyvatà (life), Sanskrit जीवित (jīvitá), Avestan gayo (accusative ǰyātum) "life"), Ancient Greek bíotos, Latin vīta, Old Irish bethu, bethad, Welsh bywyd), ultimately from *gʷeih₃w- (to live), compare *gʷih₃wós (alive). Related to живея (živeja, to live).

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NounEdit

живот (živótm (plural животи)

  1. (countable) life
  2. (uncountable) vitality, energy
  3. (countable) lifetime
  4. (countable) biography
  5. (uncountable) existence, the world in general
  6. (countable) a style of life, living
  7. (countable) cost of living, a person's means of supporting himself, livelihood
  8. (uncountable) real life, reality
  9. (uncountable) agreement, harmony

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MacedonianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *životъ.

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NounEdit

живот (životm

  1. life

RussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *životъ (compare Old Church Slavonic животъ (životŭ), Bulgarian живот (život), Czech, Slovak, and Serbo-Croatian život), probably from a derivative of Proto-Indo-European *gʷih₃wo-teh₂ (compare Lithuanian gyvatà (life), Sanskrit जीवित (jīvitá), Avestan gayo (accusative ǰyātum) "life"), Ancient Greek bíotos, Latin vīta, Old Irish bethu, bethad, Welsh bywyd), ultimately from *gʷeih₃w- (to live), compare *gʷih₃wós (alive). Related to жить (žitʹ, to live).

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NounEdit

живо́т (živótm inan (genitive живота́, nominative plural животы́)

  1. belly
  2. stomach
  3. (archaic) life

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Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *životъ (compare Old Church Slavonic животъ (životŭ), Bulgarian and Russian живот (život), Czech, Slovak život), probably from a derivative of Proto-Indo-European *gʷih₃wo-teh₂ (compare Lithuanian gyvatà (life), Sanskrit जीवित (jīvitá), Avestan gayo (accusative ǰyātum) "life"), Ancient Greek bíotos, Latin vīta, Old Irish bethu, bethad, Welsh bywyd), ultimately from *gʷeih₃w- (to live), compare *gʷih₃wós (alive). Related to живети (to live).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ʒǐʋot/
  • Hyphenation: жи‧вот

NounEdit

жѝвот m (Latin spelling žìvot)

  1. life

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