хлеб

See also: хљеб

BelarusianEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [xlʲep]
  • (file)

NounEdit

хлеб (xljebm inan (genitive хле́ба, nominative plural хлябы́, genitive plural хлябо́ў)

  1. bread, loaf

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • хлеб” in Belarusian-Russian dictionaries and Belarusian dictionaries at slounik.org

RussianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

Noun 1Edit

хлеб (xlebm inan (genitive хле́ба, nominative plural хле́бы, genitive plural хле́бов, related adjective хле́бный, diminutive хле́бушек or хле́бец)

  1. bread
  2. loaf
  3. (Saint Petersburg) black bread, rye bread
    Antonym: бу́лка (búlka) (Saint Petersburg)

DeclensionEdit

Noun 2Edit

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

  1. (usually in the plural) grain
    ве́тер колы́шет хлеба́véter kolýšet xlebáthe grain sways in the wind
  2. (figuratively) living
    фотогра́фиямой хлебfotográfija — moj xlebphotography is my living

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Serbo-CroatianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

хле̏б m (Latin spelling hlȅb)

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

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit