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Sava

See also: sava, savā, and Sáva

EnglishEdit

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Proper nounEdit

Sava

  1. A river in southern Europe, a right side tributary of Danube at Belgrade.

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Serbo-CroatianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /sǎːʋa/
  • Hyphenation: Sa‧va

Proper nounEdit

Sáva f (Cyrillic spelling Са́ва)

  1. Sava (river)
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Ancient Greek Σάββας (Sábbas), a spiritual name taken on by Prince Rastko Nemanjić (Saint Sava) upon becoming a monk.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /sâːʋa/
  • Hyphenation: Sa‧va

Proper nounEdit

Sȃva f (Cyrillic spelling Са̑ва)

  1. Saint Sava, first archbishop of the Serbian autocephalous church
  2. A male given name (primarily used by people with an Orthodox Christian background)
DeclensionEdit