оселедець

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Ukrainian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old East Slavic сельдь (selĭdĭ) (1497), from earlier *сьлдь (*sĭldĭ), from Old Norse síld. Compare Belarusian селядзе́ц (sjeljadzjéc), Russian се́льдь (sélʹdʹ).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

оселе́дець (oselédecʹm anim (genitive оселе́дця, nominative plural оселе́дці)

  1. herring

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Noun[edit]

оселе́дець (oselédecʹm inan (genitive оселе́дця, nominative plural оселе́дці)

  1. topknot (hairstyle favored by Ukrainian Cossacks)

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