мова

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Belarusian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *mъlva, Old Church Slavonic мълва ‎(mŭlva, noise, mourning). Cognates include Polish mowa, Russian молва́ ‎(molvá), Czech mluva.

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мова ‎(móvaf inanimate

  1. language

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Ukrainian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *mъlva, Old Church Slavonic мълва ‎(mŭlva, noise, mourning). Cognates include Polish mowa, Russian молва́ ‎(molvá), Czech mluva.

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мо́ва ‎(móvaf inan ‎(genitive мо́ви, nominative plural мо́ви)

  1. language (system of communication using words or symbols)
    • 1955, Панас Мирний, V, 314:
      Найбільше і найдорожче добро в кожного народу — це його мова.
      Najbilʹše i najdorožče dobro v kožnoho narodu — ce joho mova.
      The greatest and most valuable good in every nation — is its language.
  2. (grammar) speech

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References[edit]

  • Bilodid I. K., editor (1970–1980), “мова”, in Slovnyk ukrajinsʹkoji movy, Kiev: Naukova Dumka