život

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Czech[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Czech život, from Proto-Slavic *životъ (compare Old Church Slavonic животъ (životŭ), Russian живот (život), Serbo-Croatian život), probably from a derivative of Proto-Indo-European *gʷih₃wo-teh₂ (compare Lithuanian gyvatà (life), Sanskrit जीवित (jīvitá), Avestan 𐬔𐬀𐬌𐬌𐬊(gaiio, life) (accusative 𐬘𐬌𐬌𐬁𐬙𐬎𐬨(jiiātum))), Ancient Greek βῐ́οτος (bíotos), Latin vīta, Old Irish bethu, bethad, Welsh bywyd), ultimately from *gʷeyh₃- (to live), compare *gʷih₃wós (alive). Related to žít (to live).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈʒɪvot]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ži‧vot

Noun[edit]

život m inan

  1. life
    běžný životordinary life, regular life

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

adjectives
adverb
nouns
  • život není peříčko
  • Related terms[edit]

    Further reading[edit]

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

    Old Czech[edit]

    Etymology[edit]

    From Proto-Slavic *životъ, probably from a derivative of Proto-Indo-European *gʷih₃wo-teh₂, ultimately from *gʷeyh₃- (to live).

    Noun[edit]

    život m

    1. life

    Declension[edit]

    Related terms[edit]

    Descendants[edit]

    • Czech: život

    Further reading[edit]


    Serbo-Croatian[edit]

    Serbo-Croatian Wikipedia has an article on:
    Wikipedia sh

    Etymology[edit]

    From Proto-Slavic *životъ.

    Pronunciation[edit]

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

    Noun[edit]

    žìvot m (Cyrillic spelling жѝвот)

    1. life

    Declension[edit]

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    Slovak[edit]

    Slovak Wikipedia has an article on:
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    Etymology[edit]

    From Proto-Slavic *životъ (compare Old Church Slavonic животъ (životŭ), Russian живот (život), Serbo-Croatian život), probably from a derivative of Proto-Indo-European *gʷih₃wo-teh₂ (compare Lithuanian gyvatà (life), Sanskrit जीवित (jīvitá), Avestan 𐬔𐬀𐬌𐬌𐬊(gaiio, life) (accusative 𐬘𐬌𐬌𐬁𐬙𐬎𐬨(jiiātum))), Ancient Greek βῐ́οτος (bíotos), Latin vīta, Old Irish bethu, bethad, Welsh bywyd), ultimately from *gʷeyh₃- (to live), compare *gʷih₃wós (alive). Related to žiť (to live).

    Pronunciation[edit]

    Noun[edit]

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

    1. life

    Declension[edit]

    Antonyms[edit]

    Derived terms[edit]

    Related terms[edit]

    Further reading[edit]

    • život in Slovak dictionaries at slovnik.juls.savba.sk