Дунав

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Bulgarian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Akin to Old Church Slavonic Дoунавъ (Dounavŭ), Дᲂунавъ (Dᲂunavŭ), from Proto-Slavic *Dunavь, from Gothic *𐌳𐍉𐌽𐌰𐍅𐌹 (*dōnawi), from Proto-Germanic *Dōnawjaz, from Proto-Celtic *Dānowyos (whence also Danubius), an extended form of the river-name *Dānu, from Proto-Indo-European *déh₂nu (river goddess), akin to *dʰenh₂- (to set in motion; to flow).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Ду́нав (Dúnavm

  1. (uncountable) the Danube

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • Дунав in Rečnik na bǎlgarskija ezik (Institut za bǎlgarski ezik)
  • Дунав in Rečnik na bǎlgarskija ezik (Čitanka.Info)

Macedonian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Akin to Old Church Slavonic Дoунавъ (Dounavŭ), Дᲂунавъ (Dᲂunavŭ), from Proto-Slavic *Dunavь, from Gothic *𐌳𐍉𐌽𐌰𐍅𐌹 (*dōnawi), from Proto-Germanic *Dōnawjaz, from Proto-Celtic *Dānowyos (whence also Latin Danubius), an extended form of the river-name *Dānu, from Proto-Indo-European *déh₂nu (river goddess), akin to *dʰenh₂- (to set in motion; to flow).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Дунав (Dunavm

  1. (uncountable) the Danube

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *Dunavь, from Gothic *𐌳𐍉𐌽𐌰𐍅𐌹 (*dōnawi), from Proto-Germanic *Dōnawjaz, from Proto-Celtic *Dānowyos (whence also Latin Danubius), an extended form of the river-name *Dānu, from Proto-Indo-European *déh₂nu (river goddess), akin to *dʰenh₂- (to set in motion; to flow).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /dǔnaʋ/
  • Hyphenation: Ду‧нав

Proper noun[edit]

Ду̀нав m (Latin spelling Dùnav)

  1. (uncountable) Danube

Declension[edit]