белка

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Macedonian[edit]

Noun[edit]

белка ‎(belkaf

  1. egg white, albumen
  2. white of the eye, sclera

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Russian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old East Slavic бѣлъка ‎(bělŭka, squirrel), бѣла ‎(běla, squirrel), from бѣла вѣверица ‎(běla věverica, white squirrel). See бе́лый ‎(bélyj, white), ве́верица ‎(véverica, squirrel; ermine, stoat).

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Noun[edit]

бе́лка ‎(bélkaf anim ‎(genitive бе́лки, nominative plural бе́лки)

  1. squirrel (mammal)
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Etymology 2[edit]

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Noun[edit]

белка́ ‎(belkám inan

  1. genitive singular of бело́к ‎(belók)

References[edit]

  • Fasmer, Maks (1964–1973), “белка”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Trubačev O. N., Moscow: Progress
  • Černyx, P. Ja. (1999), “белка”, in Istoriko-etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Historical-Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), volume 1, 3rd reprint edition, Moscow: Russkij jazyk, page 82
  • Sreznevskij, I. I. (1893), “белка”, in Materialy dlja slovarja drevne-russkago jazyka po pisʹmennym pamjatnikam [Materials for the Dictionary of the Old Russian Language According to Written Monuments] (in Russian), volume 1, Saint Petersburg: Imperial Academy of Sciences, page 217