щука

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Bulgarian[edit]

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Noun[edit]

щука ‎(štúkaf

  1. pike, jack, pickerel

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Russian[edit]

Щука

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *ščuka, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *skew- ‎(to frighten). Cognate with Old English scēoh, Old High German sciuhen.

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Noun[edit]

щу́ка ‎(ščúkaf anim ‎(genitive щу́ки, nominative plural щу́ки)

  1. pike (any freshwater fish of the genus Esox, a relatively large, predatory fish)

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Ukrainian[edit]

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Noun[edit]

щу́ка ‎(ščúkaf anim ‎(genitive щу́ки, nominative plural щу́ки)

  1. pike (fish)

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References[edit]

  • Bilodid I. K., editor (1970–1980), “щука”, in Slovnyk ukrajinsʹkoji movy [Dictionary of the Ukrainian language] (in Ukrainian), Kiev: Naukova Dumka