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MacedonianEdit

NounEdit

брак ‎(brakm

  1. marriage

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RussianEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowing from Old Church Slavonic бракъ(brakŭ), from Proto-Slavic *borkъ.

NounEdit

брак ‎(brakm inan ‎(genitive бра́ка, nominative plural бра́ки, genitive plural бра́ков)

  1. marriage, matrimony
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Etymology 2Edit

Via Polish brak, from Middle Low German brak(flaw, defect; breaking). Compare modern German Brack and English break.

NounEdit

брак ‎(brakm inan ‎(genitive бра́ка, nominative plural бра́ки, genitive plural бра́ков)

  1. flaw, defect
  2. (uncountable) defective goods, waste, spoilage, rejects
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ReferencesEdit

  • Fasmer, Maks (1964–1973), “брак”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Trubačev O. N., Moscow: Progress

Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *borkъ.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

бра̑к m ‎(Latin spelling brȃk)

  1. marriage

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