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Old Church SlavonicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *ključь, from Proto-Indo-European *kleh₂u-(nail, pin, hook - instruments, of old use for locking doors). Cognate with Ancient Greek κλείς(kleís, key), Latin clāvus(nail) and Polish klucz(key).

NounEdit

ключь ‎(ključĭm

  1. key

DescendantsEdit