лось

BelarusianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Inherited from Old Ruthenian лось (losʹ).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

лось (losʹm animal (genitive лася́, nominative plural ласі́, genitive plural ласёў)

  1. moose, elk, Alces alces

DeclensionEdit


Old RuthenianEdit

 
лось

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Inherited from Old East Slavic лось (losĭ), from Proto-Slavic *ȏlsь, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *alśis, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁ólḱis, from *h₁el-.[1] Cognate with Russian лось (losʹ), Old Polish łoś.

NounEdit

лось (losʹm anim

  1. elk (Alces alces)
    • …и ѡт тых ѕвѣрѡв єдины на по́карⸯмъ ꙗко є́ленѣ, са́ръны, лѡ́сѣ, зꙋбре́ве…i ot tyx zvěrôv jediny na pókarm jako jéleně, sárny, lốsě, zubréve(please add an English translation of this usage example)
    • ричитⸯ лосъ егда иматⸯ травуričit los ehda imat travu(please add an English translation of this usage example)
    • видѣломъ мѣсцо, гдѣ лося забитоvidělom měsco, hdě losja zabito(please add an English translation of this usage example)
    • кгды в остꙋпахъ поⸯмают албо забют лосѧ, еленѧ, вепра, анижели ѡ сто воловъ радовалиgdy v ostupax pojmajut albo zabjut losja, elenja, vepra, aniželi o sto volov radovali(please add an English translation of this usage example)

DescendantsEdit

  • Belarusian: лось (losʹ); лусь (lusʹ), лэсь (lesʹ) (dialectal)
  • Rusyn: лось (losʹ)
  • Ukrainian: лось (losʹ)

Further readingEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Trubachyov, Oleg, Zhuravlev, A. F., editors (2005), “*olsь/*olsъ”, in Этимологический словарь славянских языков [Etymological Dictionary of Slavic Languages] (in Russian), volume 32 (*obžьnъ – *orzbotati), Moscow: Nauka, →ISBN, page 79

RussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Inherited from Old East Slavic лось (losĭ), from Proto-Slavic *olsь, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁el- (deer), whence English elk.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ɫosʲ]
  • (file)

NounEdit

лось (losʹm anim (genitive ло́ся, nominative plural ло́си, genitive plural лосе́й or ло́сей, feminine лоси́ха)

  1. moose (U.S.), elk (British), Alces alces

DeclensionEdit

Related termsEdit

See alsoEdit


UkrainianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Inherited from Old Ruthenian лось (losʹ).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

лось (losʹm animal (genitive ло́ся, nominative plural ло́сі, genitive plural ло́сів)

  1. elk

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit