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BelarusianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old East Slavic ꙗзꙑкъ ‎(jazykŭ), from Proto-Slavic *(j)ęzykъ, from Proto-Indo-European *dn̥ǵʰwéh₂s.

NounEdit

язы́к ‎(jazýkm inanimate

  1. tongue

DeclensionEdit


RussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old East Slavic ꙗзꙑкъ ‎(jazykŭ), from Proto-Slavic *(j)ęzykъ, from Proto-Indo-European *dn̥ǵʰwéh₂s.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

язы́к ‎(jazýkm inan, m anim ‎(genitive языка́, nominative plural языки́, genitive plural языко́в)

  1. (inanimate) tongue
    на ко́нчике языка́‎ ― na kónčike jazyká ― on the tip of (one's) tongue
  2. (inanimate) language
  3. (inanimate) speech
  4. (animate, military, slang) prisoner for interrogation, canary, informer
  5. (inanimate) clapper (of a bell)

DeclensionEdit

SynonymsEdit

  • речь ‎(rečʹ) (spoken language (usually))

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RusynEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old East Slavic ꙗзꙑкъ ‎(jazykŭ), from Proto-Slavic *(j)ęzykъ, from Proto-Indo-European *dn̥ǵʰwéh₂s.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

язы́к ‎(jazŷ́km

  1. tongue
  2. language

DeclensionEdit

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