яйцо

BelarusianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *ajьce, diminutive of *aje, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ōwyóm.

PronunciationEdit

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NounEdit

яйцо́ (jajcón inan (genitive яйца́, nominative plural я́йцы, genitive plural яе́ц, related adjective яе́чны, diminutive яе́чка)

  1. egg
  2. ovum
  3. (colloquial) testicle, ball

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ReferencesEdit

  • яйцо” in Belarusian-Russian dictionaries and Belarusian dictionaries at slounik.org

RussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *ajьce, diminutive of *aje, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ōwyóm.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [(j)ɪjˈt͡so]
  • (file)

NounEdit

яйцо́ (jajcón inan (genitive яйца́, nominative plural я́йца, genitive plural яи́ц or я́иц*, related adjective яи́чный, diminutive яи́чко) (* Colloquial.)

  1. egg
    (proverb)
  2. ovum
  3. (colloquial) testicle, ball, nut, nad, gonad
    она́ де́ржит его́ за я́йцаoná déržit jevó za jájcashe's got him by the balls

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