život

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Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *životъ (compare Old Church Slavonic животъ (životŭ), Russian and Bulgarian живот (život), Slovak, and Serbo-Croatian život), probably from a derivative of Proto-Indo-European *gʷih₃wo-teh₂ (compare Lithuanian gyvatà (life), Sanskrit जीवित (jīvitá), Avestan gayo (accusative ǰyātum) "life"), Ancient Greek bíotos, Latin vīta, Old Irish bethu, bethad, Welsh bywyd), ultimately from *gʷeih₃w- (to live), compare *gʷih₃wós (alive). Related to žít (to live).

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Noun[edit]

život m

  1. life

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *životъ (compare Old Church Slavonic животъ (životŭ), Russian and Bulgarian живот (život), Czech and Slovak život), probably from a derivative of Proto-Indo-European *gʷih₃wo-teh₂ (compare Lithuanian gyvatà (life), Sanskrit जीवित (jīvitá), Avestan gayo (accusative ǰyātum) "life"), Ancient Greek bíotos, Latin vīta, Old Irish bethu, bethad, Welsh bywyd), ultimately from *gʷeih₃w- (to live), compare *gʷih₃wós (alive). Related to živeti (to live).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʒǐʋot/
  • Hyphenation: ži‧vot

Noun[edit]

žìvot m (Cyrillic spelling жѝвот)

  1. life

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Slovak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *životъ (compare Old Church Slavonic животъ (životŭ), Russian and Bulgarian живот (život), Czech and Serbo-Croatian život), probably from a derivative of Proto-Indo-European *gʷih₃wo-teh₂ (compare Lithuanian gyvatà (life), Sanskrit जीवित (jīvitá), Avestan gayo (accusative ǰyātum) "life"), Ancient Greek bíotos, Latin vīta, Old Irish bethu, bethad, Welsh bywyd), ultimately from *gʷeih₃w- (to live), compare *gʷih₃wós (alive). Related to žiť (to live).

Noun[edit]

život m (genitive singular života, nominative plural životy), declension pattern dub

  1. life

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