чайка

BulgarianEdit

 
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Обикновена чайка (буревестница)
 
Сребриста чайка

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *čajьka, from onomatopoeia of cry ча-ча (ča-ča). Compare Latvian kaija (mew gull), Estonian kajakas (gull).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ча́йка (čájkaf (related adjective ча́йков)

  1. seagull, seamew (seabird of family Laridae)
    Synonyms: мо́рски гъ́лъб (mórski gǎ́lǎb), (dialectal) кре́я (kréja)

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HyponymsEdit

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • чайка in Rečnik na bǎlgarskija ezik (Institut za bǎlgarski ezik)
  • чайка in Rečnik na bǎlgarskija ezik (Čitanka.Info)

RussianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Slavic *čajьka, from onomatopoeia of cry *kē.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈt͡ɕæjkə]
  • (file)

NounEdit

ча́йка (čájkaf anim (genitive ча́йки, nominative plural ча́йки, genitive plural ча́ек, related adjective ча́ячий)

  1. seagull
DeclensionEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • Bezhta: [script needed] (čayka)
  • Southern Yukaghir: чайка (čajka)

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

чайка́ (čajkám inan

  1. genitive singular of чаёк (čajók)

Southern YukaghirEdit

 
Чайка.

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Russian чайка (čajka).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

чайка (čajka) (diminutive чайкадиэ)

  1. gull

DeclensionEdit

SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Elena Maslova (2003) A Grammar of Kolyma Yukaghir, Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter, →ISBN, page 191

UkrainianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *čajьka, from onomatopoeia of cry *kē.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ча́йка (čájkaf animal (genitive ча́йки, nominative plural ча́йки or чайки́, genitive plural ча́йок or чайо́к)

  1. seagull

DeclensionEdit

NounEdit

ча́йка (čájkaf inan (genitive ча́йки, nominative plural ча́йки, genitive plural ча́йок)

  1. (historical) a type of boat used by Zaporozhian Cossacks

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