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BulgarianEdit

 
буква

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *buky.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

буква (búkvaf

  1. letter, character (of the alphabet)
  2. key (of a typewriter, keyboard etc.)
  3. (printing) type, lettering

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MacedonianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *buky.

NounEdit

буква (bukvaf

  1. letter

InflectionEdit


RussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old East Slavic бꙋкꙑ (buky), from Proto-Slavic *buky.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈbukvə]
  • (file)

NounEdit

бу́ква (búkvaf inan (genitive бу́квы, nominative plural бу́квы, genitive plural букв)

  1. letter (a symbol in an alphabet)
    бу́ква зако́наbúkva zakónathe letter of the law

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Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *buky. Related to базга. Possible cognate with German Buche.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /bûkʋa/
  • Hyphenation: бук‧ва

NounEdit

бу̏ква f (Latin spelling bȕkva)

  1. European beech (Fagus sylvatica)
  2. (plural only) Fagaceae (family)

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UkrainianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old East Slavic бꙋкꙑ (buky), from Proto-Slavic *buky.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

бу́ква (búkvaf inan (genitive бу́кви, nominative plural бу́кви)

  1. letter

DeclensionEdit

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