алфавіт

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ancient Greek ἀλφάβητος ‎(alphábētos), from ἄλφα ‎(álpha, alpha) and βήτα ‎(bḗta, beta) (the names of the first two letters in the Greek alphabet).

Compare 17th-century Ukrainian алфавитъ ‎(alfavytъ), Belarusian алфавіт ‎(alfavít), Russian алфавит ‎(alfavít), Bulgarian алфавит ‎(alfavít).

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алфа́ві́т ‎(alfávítm inan ‎(genitive алфа́ві́ту, nominative plural алфа́ві́ти)

  1. alphabet (an ordered set of letters used in a language)

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References[edit]

  • Melʹnyčuk O. S., editor (1982–2012), “алфавіт”, in Etymolohičnyj slovnyk ukrajinsʹkoji movy [Etymological Dictionary of the Ukrainian Language] (in Ukrainian), Kiev: Naukova Dumka
  • Bilodid I. K., editor (1970–1980), “алфавіт”, in Slovnyk ukrajinsʹkoji movy, Kiev: Naukova Dumka