See also: яҡ, ақ, ак, and -ак

BelarusianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *jako.

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

як (jak)

  1. how
  2. as, like

Related termsEdit

ConjunctionEdit

як (jak)

  1. than

BulgarianEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Slavic *jakъ.

AdjectiveEdit

як (jak)

  1. firm, strong
  2. stalwart
  3. (slang) cool, awesome
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Ultimately from Tibetan གཡག (g.yag), from Proto-Sino-Tibetan *g-jak ~ g-jaŋ.

NounEdit

як (jakm

  1. yak
DeclensionEdit

RussianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [jak]
  • (file)

NounEdit

як (jakm anim (genitive я́ка, nominative plural я́ки, genitive plural я́ков)

  1. yak

DeclensionEdit


TajikEdit

Tajik cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : як (yak)
    Ordinal : якум (yakum)

EtymologyEdit

Related to Persian یک(yek).

NumeralEdit

як (yak)

  1. one

UkrainianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old East Slavic [Term?], from Proto-Slavic *jako.

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

як (jak)

  1. how
  2. as, like

Related termsEdit

ConjunctionEdit

як (jak)

  1. than
    чорніші як наші люди[1]
    čorniši jak naši ljudy
    darker than our people

Further readingEdit

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