клей

See also: клеи

BulgarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compare Polish klej, Russian клей (klej). From a Germanic language, from Proto-Germanic *klajjaz, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *gley- (to glue, stick together).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

клей (klejm

  1. resin
  2. (botany) gum
  3. glue

DeclensionEdit


RussianEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Compare Polish klej. From a Germanic language, from Proto-Germanic *klajjaz, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *gley- (to glue, stick together).

NounEdit

клей (klejm inan (genitive кле́я, nominative plural кле́и, genitive plural кле́ев)

  1. glue
DeclensionEdit
Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Armenian: կլեյ (kley)
  • Bezhta: кэлей (keley)

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

клей (klej)

  1. second-person singular imperative imperfective of кле́ить (kléitʹ)

UkrainianEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [kɫɛi̯]
  • (file)

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Slavic *kъlějь or *kъlьjь[1] or *klějь or *klьjь.[2] Cognate with Polish klej.[3]

NounEdit

клей (klejm inan (genitive кле́ю, nominative plural кле́ї, genitive plural кле́їв, related adjective клейови́й)

  1. glue
DeclensionEdit
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

клей (klej)

  1. second-person singular imperative imperfective of кле́їти (kléjity)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Melnychuk, O. S., editor (1985), “клей”, in Етимологічний словник української мови [Etymological Dictionary of the Ukrainian Language] (in Ukrainian), Kyiv: Naukova Dumka, page 456
  2. ^ Derksen, Rick (2008), “*klějь; *klьjь”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 224
  3. ^ klej in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN

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