халва

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Bulgarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Ottoman Turkish حلوا (halva, helva), from Arabic حَلْوَى (ḥalwā).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

халва́ (halváf

  1. halva

Inflection[edit]


Russian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Ottoman Turkish حلوا (halva, helva), from Arabic حَلْوَى (ḥalwā).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

халва́ (xalváf inan (genitive халвы́, nominative plural халвы́, genitive plural халв)

  1. halva

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • Vasmer, Max (1964–1973), “халва”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Trubačev O. N., Moscow: Progress
  • Černyx, P. Ja. (1999), “халва”, in Istoriko-etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Historical-Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), volume 2, 3rd reprint edition, Moscow: Russkij jazyk, page 330

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Ottoman Turkish حلوا (halva, helva), from Arabic حَلْوَى (ḥalwā).

Noun[edit]

халва f (Latin spelling halva)

  1. halva

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]