велик

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Bulgarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Old Church Slavonic великъ (velikŭ),[1] from Proto-Slavic *velikъ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

вели́к (velík)

  1. great, important
  2. great, enormous

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Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Georgiev V. I., editor (1971), “велик”, in Български етимологичен речник [Bulgarian Etymological Dictionary] (in Bulgarian), volume 1, Sofia: Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, page 131

Macedonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *velikъ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ве‧лик

Adjective[edit]

велик (velik) (comparative повелик, superlative највелик, abstract noun величина or величество)

  1. grand
  2. great

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Russian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

вели́к (velík)

  1. short masculine singular of вели́кий (velíkij)
  2. short masculine singular of большо́й (bolʹšój)

Etymology 2[edit]

From the first syllable of велосипе́д (velosipéd, bicycle) + -ик (-ik, diminutive suffix).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ве́лик (vélikm inan (genitive ве́лика, nominative plural ве́лики, genitive plural ве́ликов)

  1. (colloquial) bicycle, bike
    Synonym: велосипе́д (velosipéd)
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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *velikъ.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʋělik/
  • Hyphenation: ве‧лик

Adjective[edit]

вѐлик (definite вѐликӣ, comparative ве̏ћӣ, Latin spelling vèlik)

  1. big

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