Рождество

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Macedonian[edit]

Noun[edit]

Рождество (Roždestvon

  1. (rare) Christmas

Russian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Ellipsis of Рождество́ Христо́во (Roždestvó Xristóvo).

Borrowed from Old Church Slavonic рождьство (roždĭstvo), from Proto-Slavic *roďьstvo. Displaced inherited Old East Slavic рожьство (rožĭstvo), which is still found in dialects (see рожество́ (rožestvó) and рожство́ (rožstvó)).

Morphologically, see род (rod), роди́ть (rodítʹ) + -ство (-stvo).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [rəʐdʲɪstˈvo]
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Noun[edit]

Рождество́ (Roždestvón inan (genitive Рождества́, uncountable) (singular only)

  1. Christmas (lit., the Birth)

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Church Slavonic рождьство (roždĭstvo), from Proto-Slavic *roďьstvo.

Noun[edit]

Рождество n (Latin spelling Roždestvo)

  1. Christmas

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