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BulgarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Church Slavonic ковьчегъ (kovĭčegŭ) from Middle Mongolian ᠬᠠᠤᠷᠴᠠᠭ (qaγurčaγ) presumably through a Turkic language. Compare Mongolian хуурцаг (huurtsag).

NounEdit

ковче́г (kovčégm

  1. coffin (oblong closed box for the dead)

InflectionEdit


MacedonianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Church Slavonic ковьчегъ (kovĭčegŭ) from Middle Mongolian ᠬᠠᠤᠷᠴᠠᠭ (qaγurčaγ) presumably through a Turkic language. Compare Mongolian хуурцаг (huurtsag)..

NounEdit

ковчег (kovčegm

  1. chest (container)
  2. coffin

InflectionEdit

SynonymsEdit


RussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Old Church Slavonic ковьчегъ (kovĭčegŭ), from Middle Mongolian ᠬᠠᠤᠷᠴᠠᠭ (qaγurčaγ) presumably through a Turkic language. Compare Mongolian хуурцаг (huurtsag).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ковче́г (kovčégm inan (genitive ковче́га, nominative plural ковче́ги, genitive plural ковче́гов)

  1. ark
    Ноев ковче́г‎ ― Nojev kovčégNoah's ark
    ковче́г заве́та‎ ― kovčég zavétaArk of the Covenant
  2. shrine

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Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Church Slavonic ковьчегъ (kovĭčegŭ) from Middle Mongolian ᠬᠠᠤᠷᠴᠠᠭ (qaγurčaγ) presumably through a Turkic language. Compare Mongolian хуурцаг (huurtsag).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /kǒʋtʃeɡ/
  • Hyphenation: ков‧чег

NounEdit

ко̀вчег m (Latin spelling kòvčeg)

  1. case
  2. suitcase

DeclensionEdit