прах

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Bulgarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Church Slavonic прахъ (praxŭ), from Proto-Slavic *porxъ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

прах (prahm (related adjective пра́шен, diminutive пра́хче)

  1. dust; powder
    прахове́ за главобо́лиеprahové za glavobólieheadache powders (medicine)
    мир на праха́ муmir na prahá mumay he rest in peace

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • прах in Rečnik na bǎlgarskija ezik (Institut za bǎlgarski ezik)
  • прах in Rečnik na bǎlgarskija ezik (Čitanka.Info)

Russian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Old Church Slavonic прахъ (praxŭ), from Proto-Slavic *porxъ, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *pers-. Doublet of по́рох (pórox), the inherited East Slavic form.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [prax]
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ax

Noun[edit]

прах (praxm inan (genitive пра́ха, nominative plural пра́хи, genitive plural пра́хов)

  1. (poetic) dust, earth
  2. (of the dead) ashes, remains
    мир пра́ху его́mir práxu jevómay he rest in peace

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]


References[edit]

  • Vasmer, Max (1964–1973) , “прах”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Oleg Trubačóv, Moscow: Progress

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *porxъ, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *pers-..

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

пра̑х m (Latin spelling prȃh)

  1. (uncountable) powder

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