береза

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See also: берёза

Old East Slavic[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *berza, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *berźas, *berźā, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰerHǵs, *bʰerHǵeh₂.

Noun[edit]

береза ‎(berezaf

  1. birch

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Sreznevskij, I. I. (1893), “береза”, 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 69

Russian[edit]

Noun[edit]

береза ‎(berjózaf inan

  1. Alternative spelling of берёза ‎(berjóza)

Ukrainian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old East Slavic береза ‎(bereza), from Proto-Slavic *berza, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *berźas, *berźā, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰerHǵs, *bʰerHǵeh₂.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

бере́за ‎(berézaf inan ‎(genitive бере́зи, nominative plural бере́зи)

  1. birch (tree or wood)

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