хлеб

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See also: хљеб

Belarusian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old East Slavic хлѣбъ (xlěbŭ), from Proto-Slavic *xlěbъ, from Proto-Germanic *hlaibaz. Compare Gothic 𐌷𐌻𐌰𐌹𐍆𐍃 (hlaifs).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [xlʲep]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

хлеб (xljebm inan (genitive хле́ба, nominative plural хлябы́, genitive plural хлябо́ў)

  1. bread, loaf

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • хлеб” in Belarusian-Russian dictionaries and Belarusian dictionaries at slounik.org

Russian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old East Slavic хлѣбъ (xlěbŭ), from Proto-Slavic *xlěbъ, from Proto-Germanic *hlaibaz, of unknown origin.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

хлеб (xlebm inan (genitive хле́ба, nominative plural хле́бы, genitive plural хле́бов, related adjective хле́бный, diminutive хле́бушек or хле́бец)

  1. bread
  2. (figuratively) living
    фотогра́фиямой хлебfotográfija — moj xlebphotography is my living
  3. loaf
  4. (Saint Petersburg) black bread

Declension[edit]

Antonyms[edit]

Noun[edit]

хлеб (xlebm inan (genitive хле́ба, nominative plural хлеба́, genitive plural хлебо́в, related adjective хле́бный)

  1. grain

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *xlěbъ, from Proto-Germanic *hlaibaz. Compare Gothic 𐌷𐌻𐌰𐌹𐍆𐍃 (hlaifs).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

хле̏б m (Latin spelling hlȅb)

  1. bread
  2. loaf (of bread)
  3. circled shape of bread

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