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BulgarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *slovo (word), from Proto-Indo-European *ḱléwos (fame).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

сло́во (slóvon

  1. word
    Synonym: ду̀ма (dùma)
  2. speech, oration
    Synonym: реч (reč)
  3. address (formal act of addressing one's self to a person, formal verbal application to any one, formal statement on some subject or special occasion)
    Synonym: обръще́ние (obrǎšténie)
  4. sermon
    Synonym: про́повед (própoved)

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MacedonianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *slovo (word), from Proto-Indo-European *ḱléwos (fame).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

сло́во (slóvon

  1. (archaic) word
    Synonym: збор (zbor)
  2. (rare) a speech, especially for a ceremonial occasion
    Synonyms: говор (govor), беседа (beseda)
  3. (dialectal) letter (of the alphabet)
    Synonym: буква (bukva)

Old Church SlavonicEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *slȍvo (word), from Proto-Indo-European *ḱléwos (fame).

NounEdit

слово (slovon

  1. speech, talk, utterance, something said
    1. word
    2. the faculty of speech
    3. (later Church Slavonic) speech, address, oration
    4. order, commandment, decree
    5. name, appellation
    6. news, rumor, tidings
    7. promise, vow
    8. teaching (something taught by a religious or philosophical authority)
    9. (Old East Church Slavonic, use calqued from Greek) oracle
      • 1581, Ostrog Bible, Exodus 28.15:
        И҆ да сътвори́ши сло́во сꙋ́дное, дѣ́ло пестрѧ́щаго […]
        I҆ da sŭtvoríši slóvo súdnoe, dě́lo pestrę́štago […]
        And thou shalt make an oracle of judgment, a variegated work […]
    10. the Logos
  2. literary work, text, book
    1. homily, sermon
    2. the scriptures or a citation therefrom
  3. cause, reason
  4. (use calqued from Greek) account, reckoning, calculation
  5. (use calqued from Greek) reason (cognitive faculty)
    1. (use calqued from Greek) meaning, signification
  6. (use calqued from Greek) manner, type, essence
  7. (use calqued from Hebrew) thing, matter

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ReferencesEdit

  • Cejtlin, R.M.; Večerka, R.; Blagova, E., editors (1994), “слово”, in Staroslavjanskij slovarʹ (po rukopisjam X—XI vekov) [Old Church Slavonic Dictionary (Based on 10–11th Century Manuscripts)], Moscow: Russkij jazyk
  • Hauptova Z., editor (1958–1997), “слово”, in Slovník jazyka staroslověnského (Lexicon linguae palaeoslovenicae), Prague: Euroslavica
  • Derksen, Rick (2008) Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN
  • Halla-aho, Jussi (2006) Problems of Proto-Slavic Historical Nominal Morphology: On the Basis of Old Church Slavic (Slavica Helsingiensia; 26)‎[1], Helsinki: University of Helsinki

RussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *slovo (word), from Proto-Indo-European *ḱléwos (fame).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈslovə]
  • (file)

NounEdit

сло́во (slóvon inan (genitive сло́ва, nominative plural слова́, genitive plural слов)

  1. word, term
    гру́бое сло́воgrúboje slóvoharsh word
    устаре́вшее сло́воustarévšeje slóvoobsolete word
  2. speech, address
  3. promise
    наруша́ть сло́воnarušátʹ slóvoto break one's word, to go back upon / on one's word (breaking promise or contract)

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Further readingEdit

  • слово in Большой толковый словарь, editor-in-chief С. А. Кузнецов – hosted at gramota.ru

Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *slovo (word), from Proto-Indo-European *ḱléwos (fame).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /slôʋo/
  • Hyphenation: сло‧во

NounEdit

сло̏во n (Latin spelling slȍvo)

  1. letter (letter of the alphabet)
  2. (figuratively) speech, sermon
  3. (obsolete) word

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UkrainianEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *slovo (word), from Proto-Indo-European *ḱléwos (fame).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

сло́во (slóvon (genitive сло́ва, nominative plural слова́)

  1. a word
  2. a verbal expression, utterance, or phrase
  3. a speech, presentation, oration
  4. the facility of speech, language, verbal articulation
  5. a literary genre

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