BulgarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Inherited from Proto-Slavic *živъ.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

жив (živ) (adverb жи́во)

  1. alive, living
  2. lively
  3. brisk, quick
  4. vivid
  5. real

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NounEdit

жив (živm (feminine жи́ва)

  1. living person

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MacedonianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *živъ, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷih₃wós.

AdjectiveEdit

жив (živ) (comparative пожив, superlative најжив)

  1. alive
  2. vivacious, lively

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RussianEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

AdjectiveEdit

жив (živ)

  1. short masculine singular of живо́й (živój)

Etymology 2Edit

ParticipleEdit

жив (živ)

  1. short past adverbial imperfective participle of жить (žitʹ)

Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *živъ, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷih₃wós (alive).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

жи̑в (definite жи̑вӣ, comparative жи̏вљӣ, Latin spelling žȋv)

  1. live, alive

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