береза

Old East SlavicEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *berza, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *berźas, *berźā, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰerHǵs, *bʰerHǵeh₂.

NounEdit

береза ‎(berezaf

  1. birch

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • “береза” inIzmail Sreznevskij (1890–1912) Materialy dlja slovarja drevnerusskovo jazyka po pisʹmennym pamjatnikam [Materials for the Dictionary of the Old East Slavic Language According to Written Monuments], in 3 vols, Saint Petersburg (Reprint: Moscow 1989), volume 1, page 69

RussianEdit

NounEdit

береза ‎(berjózaf inan

  1. Alternative spelling of берёза ‎(berjóza)

UkrainianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old East Slavic береза ‎(bereza), from Proto-Slavic *berza, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *berźas, *berźā, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰerHǵs, *bʰerHǵeh₂.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

бере́за ‎(berézaf inan ‎(genitive бере́зи, nominative plural бере́зи)

  1. birch (tree or wood)

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

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