язык

BelarusianEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

NounEdit

язык (jazýk) m 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)

  1. (inanimate) 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))

Derived termsEdit


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

Related termsEdit

Last modified on 4 April 2014, at 11:44