дѣвица

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Old Church Slavonic[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *děvica ‎(girl, maiden).

Noun[edit]

дѣвица ‎(děvicaf

  1. girl
  2. virgin

Old East Slavic[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *děvica ‎(girl, maiden).

Noun[edit]

дѣвица ‎(děvicaf

  1. maid, maiden, damsel, virgin

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Sreznevskij, I. I. (1893), “дѣвица”, in Materialy dlja slovarja drevne-russkago jazyka po pisʹmennym pamjatnikam [Materials for the Dictionary of the Old Russian Language According to Written Monuments] (in Russian), volume 1, Saint Petersburg: Imperial Academy of Sciences, page 780