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Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *pъtica, from Proto-Indo-European *peth₂-(to fly). Cognate with English feather, pen, Ancient Greek πέτομαι(pétomai), πτέρυξ(ptérux) (whence pterodactyl, archæopteryx, Greek φτερό(fteró), πτηνό(ptinó)), Latin petō.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ptîtsa/
  • Hyphenation: pti‧ca

NounEdit

ptȉca f ‎(Cyrillic spelling пти̏ца)

  1. bird

DeclensionEdit


SloveneEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *pъtica.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ptíca f ‎(genitive ptíce, nominative plural ptíce)

  1. bird

DeclensionEdit

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