žito

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See also: zito

Czech[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *žito (grain, corn), from Proto-Balto-Slavic *geit-, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷeHi-to-.

Noun[edit]

žito n

  1. rye, any member of the genus Secale
    Synonym: rež (dialectical)
Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

žito

  1. neuter singular passive participle of žít

Further reading[edit]

  • žito in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • žito in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989
  • žito in Akademický slovník cizích slov, 1995, at prirucka.ujc.cas.cz

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *žito (grain, corn), from Proto-Balto-Slavic *geit-, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷeHi-to-.

Noun[edit]

žȉto n (Cyrillic spelling жи̏то)

  1. cereal, grain
  2. koliva

Declension[edit]