Serbo-CroatianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

joj (Cyrillic spelling јој)

  1. to her (clitic dative singular of òna (she))
  2. (emphatic, possessive, dative) her, of hers (clitic dative singular of òna (she))
    Gdje joj je auto?
    Where is her car?
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Of onomatopoeic origin.

PronunciationEdit

InterjectionEdit

jȏj (Cyrillic spelling јо̑ј)

  1. woe! alas!

ReferencesEdit

  • joj” in Hrvatski jezični portal

TzotzilEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Mayan *jooj.

NounEdit

joj

  1. common raven (Corvus corax)

ReferencesEdit

  • Hurley Vda. de Delgaty, Alfa; Ruíz Sánchez, Agustín (1978) Diccionario tzotzil de San Andrés con variaciones dialectales: Tzotzil - español, español - tzotzil (Series de vocabularios y diccionarios indígenas “Mariano Silva y Aceves”; 22)‎[1] (in Spanish), México, D.F.: El Instituto Lingüístico de Verano en coordinación con la Secretaría de Educación Pública a través de la Dirección General de Educación a Grupos Marginados, page 66: “joj”
  • Laughlin, Robert M. (1975) The Great Tzotzil Dictionary of San Lorenzo Zinacantán (Smithsonian Contributions to Anthropology; 19), City of Washington: Smithsonian Institution Press, DOI:10.5479/si.00810223.19.1, page 156: “hoh”
  • Laughlin, Robert M.; Haviland, John B. (1988) The Great Tzotzil Dictionary of Santo Domingo Zinacantán, with Grammatical Analysis and Historical Commentary (Smithsonian Contributions to Anthropology; 31), Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press, DOI:10.5479/si.00810223.31.1, page 211: “joj”

Yucatec MayaEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Mayan *jooj.

NounEdit

joj (plural jojoʼob)

  1. raven, crow