See also: Byk and býk

AlbanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compare Romanian buc.

NounEdit

byk m (indefinite plural bykra, definite singular byku, definite plural bykrat)

  1. chaff
  2. wood dust, sawdust
  3. (figuratively) worthless thing

Derived termsEdit


Lower SorbianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *bykъ.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

byk m (diminutive byck)

  1. bull (adult male of cattle)

DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit

  • byk in Ernst Muka/Mucke (St. Petersburg and Prague 1911–28): Słownik dolnoserbskeje rěcy a jeje narěcow / Wörterbuch der nieder-wendischen Sprache und ihrer Dialekte. Reprinted 2008, Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag.
  • byk in Manfred Starosta (1999): Dolnoserbsko-nimski słownik / Niedersorbisch-deutsches Wörterbuch. Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag.

PolishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *bykъ.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /bɨk/
  • (file)

NounEdit

byk m anim (diminutive byczek)

  1. bull (adult male of cattle)
  2. stag (adult male deer)
    Synonym: jeleń
  3. (colloquial) howler; obvious mistake such as a spelling error or error in calculation, especially one made by an inept student
  4. (colloquial) a strong and rather large man

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • byk in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • byk in Polish dictionaries at PWN

SwedishEdit

NounEdit

byk c

  1. a bunch of clothes to be washed

DeclensionEdit

Declension of byk 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative byk byken bykar bykarna
Genitive byks bykens bykars bykarnas

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