врач

KumykEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Russian врач (vrač).

NounEdit

врач (wraç)

  1. physician
    Synonyms: доктор (doktor), эмчи (emçi)

DeclensionEdit


MacedonianEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

врач (vračm

  1. witch doctor, medicine man, healer

InflectionEdit


RussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

врать (vratʹ) +‎ -ач (-ač). Originally meant "witch-doctor, enchanter".

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [vrat͡ɕ]
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -at͡ɕ

NounEdit

врач (vračm anim (genitive врача́, nominative plural врачи́, genitive plural враче́й)

  1. (medicine, formal) therapist, not surgeon, not hospital nurse
  2. doc, vet, medic, physician, doctor

Usage notesEdit

  1. A female medical doctor is referred to as врач (vrač), or же́нщина-врач (žénščina-vrač), or, colloquially only, врачи́ха (vračíxa), which is dispreferred.
  2. The archaic vocative form вра́чу (vráču) is currently found only in the set phrase:
    вра́чу, исцели́ся самvráču, iscelísja samphysician, heal thyself

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Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Yakut: быраас (bıraas)

Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *vьračь.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

вра̑ч m (Latin spelling vrȃč)

  1. witch doctor (shamanistic priest in aboriginal cultures)
  2. (obsolete) physician, doctor

DeclensionEdit


YakutEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Russian врач (vrač).

NounEdit

врач (vraç)

  1. doctor

SynonymsEdit