плева

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See also: пљева

Macedonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *pelva.

Noun[edit]

плева (plevaf (uncountable)

  1. chaff

Russian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *plěva.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

плева́ (pleváf inan (genitive плевы́, nominative plural плевы́, genitive plural плев)

  1. membrane, film, coat, pleura
    девственная плеваdevstvennaja plevahymen

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • Derksen, Rick (2008), “*plěva”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Slavic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 4), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 405
  • Vasmer, Max (1964–1973), “плева”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Trubačev O. N., Moscow: Progress

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *pelva.

Noun[edit]

пле̏ва f (Latin spelling plȅva)

  1. chaff

Declension[edit]