брак

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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
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.

Noun[edit]

брак (brakm

  1. marriage

Inflection[edit]


Russian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [brak]
  • (file)

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)

  1. marriage, matrimony
Declension[edit]
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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]
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Descendants[edit]

  • Uzbek: brak

References[edit]

  • Vasmer, Max (1964–1973), “брак”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Oleg Trubačóv, Moscow: Progress

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *borkъ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

бра̑к m (Latin spelling brȃk)

  1. marriage

Declension[edit]

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