велик

BulgarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Inherited from Old Church Slavonic великъ (velikŭ)[1], which in turn comes from Proto-Slavic *velikъ.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

вели́к (velík)

  1. great, important
  2. great, enormous

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Georgiev Vl. I., editor (1971) , “велик”, in Български етимологичен речник [Bulgarian Etymological Dictionary] (in Bulgarian), volume 1, Sofia: Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, page 131

MacedonianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *velikъ.

PronunciationEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: ве‧лик

AdjectiveEdit

велик (velik) (comparative повелик, superlative највелик)

  1. grand
  2. great

InflectionEdit


RussianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

вели́к (velík)

  1. short masculine singular of вели́кий (velíkij)
  2. short masculine singular of большо́й (bolʹšój)

Etymology 2Edit

From the first syllable of велосипе́д (velosipéd, bicycle) + -ик (-ik, diminutive suffix).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ве́лик (vélikm inan (genitive ве́лика, nominative plural ве́лики, genitive plural ве́ликов)

  1. (colloquial) bicycle, bike
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SynonymsEdit

Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *velikъ.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ʋělik/
  • Hyphenation: ве‧лик

AdjectiveEdit

вѐлик (definite вѐликӣ, comparative ве̏ћӣ, Latin spelling vèlik)

  1. big

DeclensionEdit