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BulgarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *vysokъ.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

висок (visókm

  1. high, tall, lofty, towering, elevated
  2. (of a sound) high, high-pitched
  3. (of a sound) loud
  4. eminent, distinguished

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MacedonianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *vysokъ.

AdjectiveEdit

висок (visok) (comparative повисок, superlative највисок)

  1. high
  2. tall

InflectionEdit

AntonymsEdit

NounEdit

висок (visokm

  1. plumb bob, plummet

RussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Per Vasmer, from висе́ть (visétʹ, to hang) +‎ -о́к (-ók); original meaning (still found dialectally) "hair hanging at the temples". Compare Belarusian виска́та (viskáta, slovenly woman with disheveled hair).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [vʲɪˈsok]
  • (file)

NounEdit

висо́к (visókm inan (genitive виска́, nominative plural виски́, genitive plural виско́в)

  1. (anatomy) temple

DeclensionEdit

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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

Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *vysokъ.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ʋǐsok/
  • Hyphenation: ви‧сок

AdjectiveEdit

вѝсок (definite вѝсокӣ, comparative ви̏шӣ, Latin spelling vìsok)

  1. high, tall
    Ускоро ћеш бити висок као и твој тата. — Soon you'll be as tall as your father.
  2. elevated
  3. raised
  4. loft

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