брак

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Belarusian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Via Polish brak, from Middle Low German brak (flaw, defect; breaking).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

брак (brakm inan (genitive бра́ку, uncountable)

  1. lack, scarcity
  2. defect

Declension[edit]

Verb[edit]

брак (brak) (impersonal verb)

  1. lack of, there is/are no (+ genitive)
    брак бялку́brak bjalkúprotein deficiency

References[edit]

  • брак” in Belarusian-Russian dictionaries and Belarusian dictionaries at slounik.org

Bulgarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Inherited from Old Church Slavonic бракъ (brakŭ), from Proto-Slavic *borkъ.

Noun[edit]

брак (brakm (related adjective бра́чен)

  1. marriage, matrimony
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from German Brack (scrap, garbage).

Noun[edit]

брак (brakm

  1. scrap, waste
Declension[edit]

Macedonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *borkъ.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [brak]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

брак (brakm (related adjective брачен)

  1. marriage, matrimony

Declension[edit]


Russian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Old Church Slavonic бракъ (brakŭ), from Proto-Slavic *borkъ.

Noun[edit]

брак (brakm inan (genitive бра́ка, nominative plural бра́ки, genitive plural бра́ков, related adjective бра́чный)

  1. marriage, matrimony
Declension[edit]
Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Via Polish brak, from Middle Low German brak (flaw, defect; breaking). Compare modern German Bruch and English break.

Noun[edit]

брак (brakm inan (genitive бра́ка, nominative plural бра́ки, genitive plural бра́ков)

  1. flaw, defect
  2. (uncountable) defective goods, waste, spoilage, rejects
Declension[edit]
Related terms[edit]
Descendants[edit]
  • Uzbek: brak

References[edit]


Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *borkъ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

бра̑к m (Latin spelling brȃk)

  1. marriage

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]


Ukrainian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Via Polish brak, from Middle Low German brak (flaw, defect; breaking).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

брак (brakm inan (genitive бра́ку, nominative plural бра́ки, genitive plural бра́ків)

  1. lack, scarcity
  2. defect

Declension[edit]

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