скарб

RussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Polish skarb (treasure).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

скарб (skarbm inan (genitive ска́рба, nominative plural ска́рбы, genitive plural ска́рбов)

  1. belongings; things

DeclensionEdit


UkrainianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Old High German scerf (coin) possibly through Polish skarb.

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)
  • IPA(key): [skɑrb]

NounEdit

скарб (skarbm inan (genitive ска́рбу, nominative plural скарби́, genitive plural скарбі́в)

  1. a collection of valuable things (money, jewels etc.)
    1. treasure
    2. (in the plural) natural resources
  2. (in the plural) values, that which is valued or highly esteemed, as one's morals, morality, or belief system
  3. (figurative) anything or anybody greatly valued
    1. somebody or something valuable to someone
    2. wealthy (of thoughts, feelings etc.)
    3. (colloquial, rarely) a term of endearment
  4. (colloquial) property, goods, things
  5. (archaic) funds, money
  6. (archaic) treasury
  7. (obsolete) landlord estate in Right-bank Ukraine

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Melʹnyčuk O. S., editor (2006) , “скарб”, in Etymolohičnyj slovnyk ukrajinsʹkoji movy [Etymological Dictionary of the Ukrainian Language] (in Ukrainian), volume V, Kyjiv: Naukova Dumka, page 265
  • скарб in Bilodid, I. K., editor (1970–1980) Slovnyk ukrajinsʹkoji movy, Kiev: Naukova Dumka