RussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *jьva, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁eyHweh₂ (yew).

Slavic cognates include Bulgarian и́ва (íva), Ukrainian і́ва (íva) and Polish iwa. More distant cognates include Ancient Greek ὄᾱ (óā), Icelandic ýr, Dutch ijf, German Eibe, English yew.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

и́ва (ívaf inan (genitive и́вы, nominative plural и́вы, genitive plural ив)

  1. willow

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Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *jьva.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ǐːʋa/
  • Hyphenation: и‧ва

NounEdit

и́ва f (Latin spelling íva)

  1. osier

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • ива” in Hrvatski jezični portal