овца

BulgarianEdit

 
Овца

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *ovьca, from Proto-Indo-European *h₃éwis.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

овца́ (ovcáf (masculine ове́н, related adjective о́вчи, diminutive овчи́ца)

  1. a sheep (usually a female one), a ewe

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Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • овца in Rečnik na bǎlgarskija ezik (Institut za bǎlgarski ezik)
  • овца in Rečnik na bǎlgarskija ezik (Čitanka.Info)

MacedonianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *ovьca, from Proto-Indo-European *h₃éwis.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

овца (ovcaf

  1. sheep (mammal)
  2. an insult for a naive, foolish person

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RussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *ovьca, from Proto-Indo-European *h₃éwis, whence English ewe and ovine.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ɐfˈt͡sa]
  • (file)

NounEdit

овца́ (ovcáf anim (genitive овцы́, nominative plural о́вцы, genitive plural ове́ц, related adjective ове́чий, diminutive ове́чка)

  1. sheep
  2. ewe
  3. (derogatory, informal) cow (a stupid woman)

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Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *ovьca, from Proto-Indo-European *h₃éwis.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ǒːʋtsa/
  • Hyphenation: ов‧ца

NounEdit

о́вца f (Latin spelling óvca)

  1. sheep (mammal)

DeclensionEdit

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • овца” in Hrvatski jezični portal