брак

BelarusianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Via Polish brak, from Middle Low German brak (flaw, defect; breaking).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

брак (brakm inan (genitive бра́ку, uncountable)

  1. lack, scarcity
  2. defect

DeclensionEdit

VerbEdit

брак (brak) (impersonal verb)

  1. lack of, there is/are no (+ genitive)
    брак бялку́brak bjalkúprotein deficiency

ReferencesEdit

  • брак” in Belarusian-Russian dictionaries and Belarusian dictionaries at slounik.org

BulgarianEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

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

NounEdit

брак (brakm (related adjective бра́чен)

  1. marriage, matrimony
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from German Brack (scrap, garbage).

NounEdit

брак (brakm

  1. scrap, waste
DeclensionEdit

MacedonianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *borkъ.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

брак (brakm

  1. marriage, matrimony

InflectionEdit


RussianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [brak]
  • (file)

Etymology 1Edit

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

NounEdit

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

  1. marriage, matrimony
DeclensionEdit
Related termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Via Polish brak, from Middle Low German brak (flaw, defect; breaking). Compare modern German Bruch 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
DeclensionEdit
Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Uzbek: brak

ReferencesEdit

  • Vasmer, Max (1964–1973) , “брак”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Oleg Trubačóv, Moscow: Progress

Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *borkъ.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

бра̑к m (Latin spelling brȃk)

  1. marriage

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit


UkrainianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Via Polish brak, from Middle Low German brak (flaw, defect; breaking).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

брак (brakm inan (genitive бра́ку, nominative plural бра́ки, genitive plural бра́ків)

  1. lack, scarcity
  2. defect

DeclensionEdit

VerbEdit

брак (brak) (impersonal verb)

  1. lack of, there is/are no (+ genitive)
    Вони́ не зустрі́нуться че́рез брак ча́су.Voný ne zustrínutʹsja čérez brak čásu.They will not meet due to lack of time.

ReferencesEdit