лев

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Bulgarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *lьvъ, from Proto-Indo-European *lewo-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

лев (levm

  1. lev (the Bulgarian currency)
  2. (archaic) lion (mammal)

Inflection[edit]


Russian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *lьvъ, from Proto-Indo-European *lewo-.

Noun[edit]

лев (levm anim (genitive льва, nominative plural львы)

  1. lion
    све́тский левsvétskij lev — (lit.: "society lion", dated idiom) person of high society, who enjoys great success in it
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Etymology 2[edit]

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From Bulgarian лев (lev), a variant of лъв (lǎv) (“lion”).

Noun[edit]

лев (levm inan (genitive ле́ва, nominative plural ле́вы)

  1. (numismatics) lev (currency of Bulgaria)
Declension[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Adjective[edit]

лев (lev)

  1. short male form of левый

Ukrainian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *lьvъ, from Proto-Indo-European *lewo-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

лев (levm anim (genitive ле́ва, nominative plural ле́ви)

  1. lion

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • лев” in Ivan Bilodid (editor-in-chief) (1970–1980), Slovnyk ukrajinsʹkoji movy [Dictionary of the Ukrainian language], in 11 vols, Kiev: Naukova Dumka