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BelarusianEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

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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

InflectionEdit


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?
    часčasone o’clock
    час но́чиčas nóčione a.m.
    в часv časat one o’clock
    оди́н часodín časone hour
    два часа́dva časátwo o’clock; two hours
    в два часа́v dva časáat two o’clock
  2. (plural) hours, o'clock
    пять часо́вpjatʹ časóvfive o’clock; five hours
  3. (plural) clock, watch
    на мои́х часа́хna moíx časáxby my watch
    У моего́ бра́та не́сколько часо́вU mojevó bráta néskolʹko časóvMy brother has several watches.
    Эти часы́ не иду́тEti 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

DescendantsEdit


TuvanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From earlier *čaz < *yāz, from Proto-Turkic *yāŕ (spring, summer).

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