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ковчег

BulgarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Church Slavonic ковьчєгъ (kovĭčegŭ) from Middle Mongolian ᠬᠠᠤᠷᠴᠠᠭ (qaγurčaγ) presumably through a Turkic language. Compare Mongolian хуурцаг (huurtsag).

NounEdit

ковчег (kovčégm

  1. coffin (oblong closed box for the dead)

InflectionEdit


MacedonianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Church Slavonic ковьчєгъ (kovĭčegŭ) from Middle Mongolian ᠬᠠᠤᠷᠴᠠᠭ (qaγurčaγ) presumably through a Turkic language. Compare Mongolian хуурцаг (huurtsag)..

NounEdit

ковчег (kovčegm

  1. chest (container)
  2. coffin

SynonymsEdit


RussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Church Slavonic ковьчєгъ (kovĭčegŭ), from Middle Mongolian ᠬᠠᠤᠷᠴᠠᠭ (qaγurčaγ) presumably through a Turkic language. Compare Mongolian хуурцаг (huurtsag).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ковче́г (kovčégm inan (genitive ковче́га, nominative plural ковче́ги)

  1. ark
    Ноев ковчегNoah's ark
    ковчег заветаArk of the Covenant
  2. shrine

DeclensionEdit


Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Church Slavonic ковьчєгъ (kovĭčegŭ) from Middle Mongolian ᠬᠠᠤᠷᠴᠠᠭ (qaγurčaγ) presumably through a Turkic language. Compare Mongolian хуурцаг (huurtsag).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /kǒʋtʃeɡ/
  • Hyphenation: ков‧чег

NounEdit

ко̀вчег m (Latin spelling kòvčeg)

  1. case
  2. suitcase

DeclensionEdit