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EtymologyEdit

From Old East Slavic хлѣбъ (xlěbŭ), from Proto-Slavic *xlěbъ, from Proto-Germanic *hlaibaz. Compare Gothic 𐌷𐌻𐌰𐌹𐍆𐍃 (hlaifs).

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

NounEdit

хлеб (xljebm inan, gen. sg. хле́ба (xljéba), nom. pl. хлябы́ (xljabý)

  1. bread, loaf

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RussianEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Old East Slavic хлѣбъ (xlěbŭ), from Proto-Slavic *xlěbъ, from Proto-Germanic *hlaibaz, of unknown origin.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

хлеб (xlebm inan (genitive хле́ба, nominative plural хле́бы, genitive plural хле́бов)

  1. bread
  2. (figuratively) living
    фотогра́фиямой хлебfotográfija — moj xlebphotography is my living
  3. loaf
  4. (Saint Petersburg) black bread

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NounEdit

хлеб (xlebm inan (genitive хле́ба, nominative plural хлеба́, genitive plural хлебо́в)

  1. grain

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Serbo-CroatianEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *xlěbъ, from Proto-Germanic *hlaibaz. Compare Gothic 𐌷𐌻𐌰𐌹𐍆𐍃 (hlaifs).

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NounEdit

хле̏б m (Latin spelling hlȅb)

  1. bread
  2. loaf (of bread)
  3. circled shape of bread

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