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BelarusianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old East Slavic часъ (časŭ), from Proto-Slavic *časъ.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

час (časm

  1. time

BulgarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *časъ.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

час (časm

  1. hour
  2. lesson, class, period

InflectionEdit


MacedonianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *časъ.

NounEdit

час (časm

  1. hour
  2. time

RussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old East Slavic часъ (časŭ), from Proto-Slavic *časъ.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

час (časm inan (genitive ча́са or часа́, nominative plural часы́, genitive plural часо́в)

  1. (singular) hour, o'clock, time, time of day
    Кото́рый час?‎ ― Kotóryj čas?What time is it?
    В кото́ром часу́?‎ ― V kotórom časú?At what time?
    час‎ ― časone o’clock
    час но́чи‎ ― čas nóčione a.m.
    в час‎ ― v časat one o’clock
    оди́н час‎ ― odín časone hour
    два часа́‎ ― dva časátwo o’clock; two hours
    в два часа́‎ ― v dva časáat two o’clock
  2. (plural) hours, o'clock
    пять часо́в‎ ― pjatʹ časóvfive o’clock; five hours
  3. (plural) clock, watch
    на мои́х часа́х‎ ― na moíx časáxby my watch
    У моего́ бра́та не́сколько часо́в‎ ― U mojevó bráta néskolʹko časóvMy brother has several watches.
    Эти часы́ не иду́т‎ ― Eti časý ne idútThis clock/watch doesn’t work.
  4. (poetic) time, day
    Час распла́ты наста́л.‎ ― Čas raspláty nastál.The day of reckoning has arrived.

Usage notesEdit

After numbers ending with 2, 3 or 4 (except for those ending with 12, 13 or 14), the stress of the genitive singular moves to the last syllable: два часа́, два́дцать три часа́, со́рок четы́ре часа́.

DeclensionEdit

Related termsEdit


Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *časъ.

NounEdit

ча̏с m (Latin spelling čȁs)

  1. moment
  2. (Bosnia, Serbia) hour
  3. (Bosnia, Serbia) lecture, lesson, period

DeclensionEdit


TuvanEdit

NounEdit

час (čas)

  1. spring

UkrainianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old East Slavic часъ (časŭ), from Proto-Slavic *časъ.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

час (časm inan (genitive ча́су, nominative plural часи́)

  1. time
  2. (grammar) tense

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Bilodid I. K., editor (1970–1980), “час”, in Slovnyk ukrajinsʹkoji movy, Kiev: Naukova Dumka