život

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Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *životъ (compare Old Church Slavonic животъ ‎(životŭ), Russian and Bulgarian живот ‎(život), Slovak, and Serbo-Croatian život), probably from a derivative of Proto-Indo-European *gʷih₃wo-teh₂ (compare Lithuanian gyvatà ‎(life), Sanskrit जीवित ‎(jīvitá), Avestan gayo (accusative ǰyātum) "life"), Ancient Greek bíotos, Latin vīta, Old Irish bethu, bethad, Welsh bywyd), ultimately from *gʷeih₃w- ‎(to live), compare *gʷih₃wós ‎(alive). Related to žít ‎(to live).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

život m

  1. life

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External links[edit]

  • život in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • život in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *životъ (compare Old Church Slavonic животъ ‎(životŭ), Russian and Bulgarian живот ‎(život), Czech and Slovak život), probably from a derivative of Proto-Indo-European *gʷih₃wo-teh₂ (compare Lithuanian gyvatà ‎(life), Sanskrit जीवित ‎(jīvitá), Avestan gayo (accusative ǰyātum) "life"), Ancient Greek bíotos, Latin vīta, Old Irish bethu, bethad, Welsh bywyd), ultimately from *gʷeih₃w- ‎(to live), compare *gʷih₃wós ‎(alive). Related to živeti ‎(to live).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʒǐʋot/
  • Hyphenation: ži‧vot

Noun[edit]

žìvot m (Cyrillic spelling жѝвот)

  1. life

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Slovak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *životъ (compare Old Church Slavonic животъ ‎(životŭ), Russian and Bulgarian живот ‎(život), Czech and Serbo-Croatian život), probably from a derivative of Proto-Indo-European *gʷih₃wo-teh₂ (compare Lithuanian gyvatà ‎(life), Sanskrit जीवित ‎(jīvitá), Avestan gayo (accusative ǰyātum) "life"), Ancient Greek bíotos, Latin vīta, Old Irish bethu, bethad, Welsh bywyd), ultimately from *gʷeih₃w- ‎(to live), compare *gʷih₃wós ‎(alive). Related to žiť ‎(to live).

Noun[edit]

život m ‎(genitive singular života, nominative plural životy, declension pattern of dub)

  1. life

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External links[edit]

  • život in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk