See also: кіт, кит., and kit

AvarEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Russian кит (kit).

NounEdit

кит (kit)

  1. whale

BulgarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Ancient Greek κῆτος (kêtos), of Pre-Greek origin.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

кит (kitm

  1. (countable) whale (mammal)
  2. (uncountable) putty, mastic
    Synonym: маджун (madžun)

DeclensionEdit


KazakhEdit

Cyrillic кит (kit)
Arabic كيت
Latin

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Russian кит (kit), from Ancient Greek κῆτος (kêtos).

NounEdit

кит (kit)

  1. whale

DeclensionEdit


MacedonianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek κῆτος (kêtos), of Pre-Greek origin.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [kit]
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -it

NounEdit

кит (kitm

  1. whale
  2. putty

DeclensionEdit


MansiEdit

Mansi cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : кит (kit)
    Ordinal : мо̄т (mōt)

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Uralic *käktä[1].

NumeralEdit

кит (kit)

  1. two

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Entry #227 in Uralonet, online Uralic etymological database of the Research Institute for Linguistics, Hungary.

MokshaEdit

NounEdit

кит (kit)

  1. indefinite plural nominative of ки (ki); roads
    • O. Je. Poljakov (1993) Russko-mokšanskij razgovornik [Russian-Moksha phrasebook], Saransk: Mordovskoje knižnoje izdatelʹstvo, →ISBN, page 135
      ки, — дорога
      ki, -t — doroga
      road, -s — road [in Russian]

PronounEdit

кит (kit)

  1. indefinite plural nominative of кие (kije); who [pl.]
    • O. Je. Poljakov (1995) Učimsja govoritʹ po-mokšanski [Let's learn to speak Moksha], Saransk: Mordovskoje knižnoje izdatelʹstvo, →ISBN, page 4
      Кит молихть?
      Kit molixtʹ?
      Who [pl.] is going?

RussianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from Old Church Slavonic китъ (kitŭ), from Ancient Greek κῆτος (kêtos).

NounEdit

кит (kitm anim (genitive кита́, nominative plural киты́, genitive plural кито́в, related adjective кито́вый)

  1. whale
DeclensionEdit
Related termsEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • Bezhta: кит (kit)
  • Ingrian: kiitta
  • Kazakh: кит (kit)

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

кит (kitf inan pl

  1. genitive plural of ки́та (kíta)

Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek κῆτος (kêtos).

NounEdit

ки̏т m (Latin spelling kȉt)

  1. whale

DeclensionEdit


UkrainianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Inherited from Old Ruthenian китъ (kit).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

кит (kytm animal (genitive кита́, nominative plural кити́, genitive plural киті́в)

  1. whale

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit