Belarusian edit

Etymology edit

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

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): [skarp]
  • (file)

Noun edit

скарб (skarbm inan (genitive ска́рбу, nominative plural ска́рбы, genitive plural ска́рбаў)

  1. a collection of valuable things (money, jewels etc.)
    1. treasure
  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.)
  4. property, belongings

Declension edit

References edit

  • скарб” in Belarusian–Russian dictionaries and Belarusian dictionaries at slounik.org

Russian edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from Polish skarb (treasure).

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

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

  1. belongings; things

Declension edit

Ukrainian edit

Etymology edit

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

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

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

Declension edit

Derived terms edit

References edit