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BelarusianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From dialectal Proto-Slavic *katъ. Cognate with Russian кат (kat).

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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [kat]
  • (file)

NounEdit

кат (katm animate

  1. executioner

DeclensionEdit

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

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BulgarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Ottoman Turkish قات(kat).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

кат (katm

  1. (colloquial) storey, floor
  2. (colloquial) layer, thickness, fold, ply
  3. (colloquial) a set of clothes, a suit, a change

InflectionEdit

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AdverbEdit

кат (kat)

  1. (poetic) like, as

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KyrgyzEdit

NounEdit

кат (kat)

  1. letter (written message)

MacedonianEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Slavic *kǫtъ.

NounEdit

кат (katm (plural катови, diminutive катче)

  1. corner

Etymology 2Edit

From Ottoman Turkish قات(kat).

NounEdit

кат (katm

  1. floor, storey (level)
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RussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

кат (katm anim or m inan (genitive ка́та, nominative plural ка́ты, genitive plural ка́тов)

  1. (historical) executioner
  2. (nautical) cat
    кат-ба́лкаkat-bálkacathead
  3. (botany) khat
  4. (computing) cut (livejournal cut, <lj-cut>, which allows you to hide all or part of your entry behind a link)

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

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

Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Ottoman Turkish قات(kat).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ка̏т m (Latin spelling kȁt)

  1. (Croatia) floor, story

DeclensionEdit

SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • кат” in Hrvatski jezični portal
  • Škaljić, Abdulah (1966) Turcizmi u srpskohrvatskom jeziku, Sarajevo: Svjetlost, page 400

UkrainianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From dialectal Proto-Slavic *katъ. Cognate to Polish kat, Czech kat, Slovak kat, Upper Sorbian kat and Lower Sorbian kat.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

кат (katm anim (genitive ката, nominative plural кати)

  1. executioner
  2. (figuratively) a ruthless killer, a butcher

DeclensionEdit