škórc

Lower SorbianEdit

 
škórc

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *skvorьсь (starling). Cognate with Upper Sorbian škórc, Slovak škorec, Slovene škôrec, and Russian скворе́ц (skvoréc).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ʃkɨrt͡s/, /ʃkɛrt͡s/, /ʃkʊrt͡s/

NounEdit

škórc m (diminutive škórcyk)

  1. starling (bird of the Sturnidae family)
  2. (specifically) common starling (Sturnus vulgaris)

DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit

  • škórc in Ernst Muka/Mucke (St. Petersburg and Prague 1911–28): Słownik dolnoserbskeje rěcy a jeje narěcow / Wörterbuch der nieder-wendischen Sprache und ihrer Dialekte. Reprinted 2008, Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag.
  • škórc in Manfred Starosta (1999): Dolnoserbsko-nimski słownik / Niedersorbisch-deutsches Wörterbuch. Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag.