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See also: serb, șerb, serb., and Serb.

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EnglishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Serbo-Croatian Srbi, from Proto-Slavic *sьrbъ (ally, Serb, Sorb), from Proto-Indo-European *ser- (to protect, watch over); akin to Latin servo (I guard, I protect), Old English searu (weapons, armor), Lithuanian sárgas (watchman), Greek ἥρως (hḗrōs, hero), Avestan haraiti, haurvaiti (haraiti, haurvaiti, he guards).[1]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Serb (plural Serbs)

  1. A person of Serb descent (not necessarily from Serbia). (Compare Serbian.)

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AdjectiveEdit

Serb (not comparable)

  1. Of or pertaining to the Serbs; Serbian.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ J.P. Mallory and D.Q. Adams, "Protect", The Encyclopedia of Indo-European Culture (London: Fitzroy and Dearborn, 1997).

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Lower SorbianEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Serb m (feminine equivalent Serbowka)

  1. Sorb
  2. Serb

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

(Sorb):

(Serb):


LuxembourgishEdit

NounEdit

Serb m (plural Serben, feminine Serbin)

  1. Serb

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ManxEdit

EtymologyEdit

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Proper nounEdit

Yn Serb m

  1. Serbia

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MutationEdit

Manx mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
Serb Herb
after "yn", Terb
unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

PolishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /sɛrp/
  • (file)

NounEdit

Serb m pers

  1. Serb (person)

DeclensionEdit

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Further readingEdit

  • Serb in Polish dictionaries at PWN

VilamovianEdit

NounEdit

Serb m

  1. Serb (person)