хліб

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Ukrainian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *xlěbъ, from a Proto-Germanic *hlaibaz. Compare Gothic 𐌷𐌻𐌰𐌹𐍆𐍃 (hlaifs).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

хліб (xlibm inan (genitive хлі́ба, nominative plural хліба́ or хліби́)

  1. (usually in the plural) cereal crops or cultures (rye, wheat, etc.)
  2. (usually in the singular) unthreshed grain
  3. (usually in the singular) harvest (of grain)

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

хліб (xlibm inan (genitive хлі́ба, nominative plural хліби́)

  1. bread (baked)
  2. (in the singular) grain (used to produce flour)

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

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