Sava

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See also: sava, savā, and Sáva

English[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Sava

  1. A river in southern Europe, a right side tributary of Danube at Belgrade.

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /sǎːʋa/
  • Hyphenation: Sa‧va

Proper noun[edit]

Sáva f (Cyrillic spelling Са́ва)

  1. Sava (river)
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Ancient Greek Σάββας (Sábbas), a spiritual name taken on by Prince Rastko Nemanjić (Saint Sava) upon becoming a monk.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /sâːʋa/
  • Hyphenation: Sa‧va

Proper noun[edit]

Sȃva f (Cyrillic spelling Са̑ва)

  1. Saint Sava, first archbishop of the Serbian autocephalous church
  2. A male given name (primarily used by people with an Orthodox Christian background)
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