ковчег

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Bulgarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Church Slavonic ковьчегъ (kovĭčegŭ) from Middle Mongolian ᠬᠠᠤᠷᠴᠠᠭ (qaγurčaγ) presumably through a Turkic language. Compare Mongolian хуурцаг (huurtsag).

Noun[edit]

ковче́г (kovčégm

  1. coffin (oblong closed box for the dead)

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Macedonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Church Slavonic ковьчегъ (kovĭčegŭ) from Middle Mongolian ᠬᠠᠤᠷᠴᠠᠭ (qaγurčaγ) presumably through a Turkic language. Compare Mongolian хуурцаг (huurtsag)..

Noun[edit]

ковчег (kovčegm

  1. chest (container)
  2. coffin

Inflection[edit]

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Russian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Old Church Slavonic ковьчегъ (kovĭčegŭ), from Middle Mongolian ᠬᠠᠤᠷᠴᠠᠭ (qaγurčaγ) presumably through a Turkic language. Compare Mongolian хуурцаг (huurtsag).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ковче́г (kovčégm inan (genitive ковче́га, nominative plural ковче́ги, genitive plural ковче́гов)

  1. ark
    Ноев ковче́гNojev kovčégNoah's ark
    ковче́г заве́таkovčég zavétaArk of the Covenant
  2. shrine

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Church Slavonic ковьчегъ (kovĭčegŭ) from Middle Mongolian ᠬᠠᠤᠷᠴᠠᠭ (qaγurčaγ) presumably through a Turkic language. Compare Mongolian хуурцаг (huurtsag).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kǒʋtʃeɡ/
  • Hyphenation: ков‧чег

Noun[edit]

ко̀вчег m (Latin spelling kòvčeg)

  1. case
  2. suitcase

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