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час

BelarusianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old East Slavic часъ (časŭ), from Proto-Slavic *časъ.

NounEdit

час (časm

  1. time

BulgarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *časъ.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

час (časm

  1. hour
  2. lesson, class, period

InflectionEdit


MacedonianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *časъ.

NounEdit

час (časm

  1. hour
  2. time

RussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old East Slavic часъ (časŭ), from Proto-Slavic *časъ.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ча́с (čásm inan (genitive ча́са or часа́, nominative plural часы́)

  1. (singular) hour, o'clock, time, time of day
    Кото́рый час?What time is it?
    В кото́ром часу́?At what time?
    часone o’clock
    час но́чиone a.m.
    часone o’clock
    в часat one o’clock
    оди́н часone hour
    два часа́two o’clock; two hours
    в два часа́at two o’clock
  2. (plural) hours, o'clock
    пять часо́вfive o’clock; five hours
  3. (plural) clock, watch
    на мои́х часа́хby my watch
    У моего бра́та не́сколько часо́вMy brother has several watches.
    Эти часы́ не иду́тThis clock/watch doesn’t work.
  4. (poetic) time, day
    Час распла́ты наста́л.Čas raspláty nastál. ― The day of reckoning has arrived.

Usage notesEdit

After numbers ending with 2, 3 or 4 (except for those ending with 12, 13 or 14), the stress of the genitive singular moves to the last syllable: два часа́, два́дцать три часа́, со́рок четы́ре часа́.

DeclensionEdit

Related termsEdit


Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *časъ.

NounEdit

ча̏с m (Latin spelling čȁs)

  1. moment
  2. (Bosnian, Serbian) hour
  3. (Bosnian, Serbian) lecture, lesson, period

DeclensionEdit


UkrainianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old East Slavic часъ (časŭ), from Proto-Slavic *časъ.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

час (časm inan (genitive ча́су, nominative plural часи́)

  1. time
  2. (grammar) tense

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • час” in Ivan Bilodid (editor-in-chief) (1970–1980), Slovnyk ukrajinsʹkoji movy [Dictionary of the Ukrainian language], in 11 vols, Kiev: Naukova Dumka