vitez

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *vitędzь, borrowed from Germanic *wiking- (compare Old Norse víkingr). Cognate with Slovene vitez, dialectal Bulgarian витез (vitez), Russian витязь (vitjazʹ, hero), Slovak víťaz (winner).

Noun[edit]

vȉtēz m (Cyrillic spelling ви̏те̄з)

  1. knight (warrior)
  2. (literary) horseman, warrior

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Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *vitędzь, borrowed from Germanic *wiking- (compare Old Norse víkingr). Cognate with Serbo-Croatian витез/vitez, dialectal Bulgarian витез (vitez), Russian витязь (vitjazʹ, hero), Slovak víťaz (winner).

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Noun[edit]

vítez m anim (genitive víteza, nominative plural vítezi)

  1. knight (warrior)

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