язык

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Belarusian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old East Slavic ꙗзꙑкъ (jazykŭ), from Proto-Slavic *(j)ęzykъ, from Proto-Indo-European *dn̥ǵʰwéh₂s.

Noun[edit]

язык (jazýk) m inanimate

  1. tongue

Declension[edit]


Russian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old East Slavic ꙗзꙑкъ (jazykŭ), from Proto-Slavic *(j)ęzykъ, from Proto-Indo-European *dn̥ǵʰwéh₂s.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

язы́к (jazýkm inan, m anim (genitive языка́, nominative plural языки́)

  1. (inanimate) tongue
  2. (inanimate) language
  3. (inanimate) speech
  4. (animate, military, slang) prisoner for interrogation, canary, informer
  5. (inanimate) clapper (of a bell)

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

  • речь (rečʹ) (spoken language (usually))

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Rusyn[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old East Slavic ꙗзꙑкъ (jazykŭ), from Proto-Slavic *(j)ęzykъ, from Proto-Indo-European *dn̥ǵʰwéh₂s.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

язы́к (jazŷ́km

  1. tongue
  2. language

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]