черен

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Bulgarian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Church Slavonic чрънъ (črŭnŭ), from Proto-Slavic *čьrnъ, from Proto-Indo-European *kr̥snós (black). Cognates include Serbo-Croatian црн, crn, Slovene črn, Slovak čierny; Norwegian and Swedish harr (grayling), Sanskrit कृष्ण (kṛṣṇá), Old Prussian kirsnan (black).

Adjective[edit]

черен (čérenm

  1. black, swart
  2. gloomy

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Russian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Old East Slavic черенъ (čerenŭ), from Proto-Slavic *černъ. Per Vasmer, probably related to Russian ко́рень (kórenʹ, root) as well as Lithuanian kẽras (bush, root, stump), Old Prussian kirno (bush), Ancient Greek κράνος (krános, cornelian cherry), Latin cornus (cornelian cherry).

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Noun[edit]

че́рен (čérenm inan (genitive че́рена, nominative plural че́рены or чере́нья, genitive plural че́ренов or чере́ньев)

  1. (dialectal) small handle

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