глава

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Bulgarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *golva.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

глава (glaváf

  1. head, bonce
  2. mind, brains
  3. chapter

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Macedonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *golva.

Noun[edit]

глава (glavaf

  1. head (part of the body)
  2. chapter, section
  3. mind, brains
  4. person, capita
  5. bulb (bulb-shaped root)

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Old Church Slavonic[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *golva.

Noun[edit]

глава (glavaf

  1. head (part of the body)
  2. chapter

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Russian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Old Church Slavonic глава (glava), from Proto-Slavic *golva. Doublet of голова́ (golová), the regular East Slavic reflex.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ɡlɐˈva]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

глава́ (glaváf inan (genitive главы́, nominative plural гла́вы, genitive plural глав)

  1. head, top, summit
  2. cupola, dome
  3. chapter, section (of a book)
  4. (heraldry) chief (on a shield)

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

глава́ (glavám anim, f anim (genitive главы́, nominative plural гла́вы, genitive plural глав)

  1. head, chief (title)

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Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

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

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *golva.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡlǎːʋa/
  • Hyphenation: гла‧ва

Noun[edit]

гла́ва f (Latin spelling gláva)

  1. (anatomy) head
  2. chapter (section of a book)

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • глава”, in Hrvatski jezični portal, 2006–2018

Ukrainian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

глава́ (hlavám inan (genitive глави́, nominative plural гла́ви)

  1. head (body part)
  2. section, chapter, part

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

глава́ (hlavám anim (genitive глави́, nominative plural гла́ви)

  1. head, chief (of an organization etc.)

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