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BelarusianEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *mъlva, Old Church Slavonic мълва(mŭlva, noise, mourning). Cognates include Polish mowa, Russian молва́(molvá), Czech mluva.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

мова ‎(móvaf inanimate

  1. language

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UkrainianEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *mъlva, Old Church Slavonic мълва(mŭlva, noise, mourning). Cognates include Polish mowa, Russian молва́(molvá), Czech mluva.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

мо́ва ‎(móvaf inan ‎(genitive мо́ви, nominative plural мо́ви)

  1. language (system of communication using words or symbols)
    • 1955, Панас Мирний, V, 314:
      Найбільше і найдорожче добро в кожного народу — це його мова.
      Najbilʹše i najdorožče dobro v kožnoho narodu — ce joho mova.
      The greatest and most valuable good in every nation — is its language.
  2. (grammar) speech

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ReferencesEdit

  • Bilodid I. K., editor (1970–1980), “мова”, in Slovnyk ukrajinsʹkoji movy, Kiev: Naukova Dumka