око

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See also: oko, òkò, ọkọ, and öko-

Bulgarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *oko, from Proto-Indo-European *h₃ekʷ-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

око ‎(okón

  1. (anatomy) eye

Inflection[edit]

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Macedonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *oko, from Proto-Indo-European *h₃ekʷ-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

око ‎(okon ‎(plural очи)

  1. (anatomy) eye

Declension[edit]


Old Church Slavonic[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *oko, from Proto-Indo-European *h₃ekʷ-.

Noun[edit]

око ‎(okon

  1. (anatomy) eye

Old East Slavic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *oko, from Proto-Indo-European *h₃ekʷ-.

Noun[edit]

око ‎(okon

  1. eye

Russian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *oko, from Proto-Indo-European *h₃ekʷ-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

о́ко ‎(ókon inan ‎(genitive о́ка, nominative plural о́чи*, genitive plural оче́й*) (* о́чи is actually an old nominative dual form for neuter nouns.)

  1. (dated or poetic or literary) eye (used in proverbs and expressions)
    о́чи чёрные‎ ― óči čórnyje ― dark eyes
    ви́дит о́ко, да зуб неймёт‎ ― vídit óko, da zub nejmjót ― (proverb) The eye sees (it) but the tooth cannot take it.

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

  • глаз m ‎(glaz) (a more common term)

Related terms[edit]


Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ôko/
  • Hyphenation: о‧ко

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *oko, from Proto-Indo-European *h₃ekʷ-.

Noun[edit]

о̏ко n ‎(Latin spelling ȍko)

  1. (anatomy) eye
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Preposition[edit]

о̏ко (Latin spelling ȍko)

  1. (with genitive) around
  2. (with genitive) about
  3. (with genitive) approximately

Ukrainian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *oko, from Proto-Indo-European *h₃ekʷ-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

о́ко ‎(ókon ‎(genitive о́ка, nominative plural о́чі)

  1. eye

Declension[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

Notice that the irregular plural is an old dual form.

Noun[edit]

о́ко ‎(ókon ‎(genitive о́ка, nominative plural о́ка)

  1. (archaic) A unit of weight, approximately 1.2 kg.
  2. (archaic) A measure for alcoholic beverages, approximately 1-1.5 liters.

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References[edit]

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