вождь

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Old Church Slavonic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *voďь.

Noun[edit]

вождь (voždĭm

  1. leader

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Russian: вождь (voždʹ)

Further reading[edit]

  • Cejtlin, R.M.; Večerka, R.; Blagova, E., editors (1994), “вождь”, in Staroslavjanskij slovarʹ (po rukopisjam X—XI vekov) [Old Church Slavonic Dictionary (Based on 10–11th Century Manuscripts)], Moscow: Russkij jazyk, page 120
  • Hauptova Z., editor (1958–1997), “вождь”, in Slovník jazyka staroslověnského (Lexicon linguae palaeoslovenicae), volume 1, Prague: Euroslavica, page 207

Russian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Old Church Slavonic вождь (voždĭ), from Proto-Slavic *voďь. Displaced inherited Old East Slavic вожь (vožĭ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [voʂtʲ]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

вождь (voždʹm anim (genitive вождя́, nominative plural вожди́, genitive plural вожде́й)

  1. chief, chieftain (of a tribe)
  2. leader (inspiring or commanding a movement)
  3. (dated) captain (leading an army)
    Synonym: полково́дец (polkovódec)

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Ukrainian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Old Church Slavonic вождь (voždĭ), from Proto-Slavic *voďь. Displaced inherited Old East Slavic вожь (vožĭ).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

вождь (voždʹm pers (genitive вождя́, nominative plural вожді́, genitive plural вожді́в)

  1. chief, chieftain (of a tribe)
  2. leader (inspiring or commanding a movement)

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