жона

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Rusyn[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *žena, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *génāˀ, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷḗn.

Noun[edit]

жона́ (žonáf

  1. wife
    Карієра му цімбор, жона тай любаска.
    Karijera mu cimbor, žona taj ljubaska.
    For him a career is a friend, wife and mistress.

Ukrainian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *žena.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

жона́ (žonáf pers (genitive жони́, nominative plural жо́ни, genitive plural жон)

  1. (archaic or folk poetic) woman
    Synonym: (more common) жі́нка (žínka)
  2. (archaic or or folk poetic) wife
    Synonyms: (more common) дружи́на (družýna), (more common) жі́нка (žínka)

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