язык

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See also: яҙыҡ

Belarusian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old East Slavic ꙗзꙑкъ (jazykŭ), from Proto-Slavic *(j)ęzykъ, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *inźūˀkas, from Proto-Indo-European *dn̥ǵʰwéh₂s.

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

язы́к (jazýkm inan (genitive языка́, nominative plural языкі́, genitive plural языко́ў)

  1. tongue (organ)

Usage notes[edit]

To translate language, use мо́ва (móva) instead.

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

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

Russian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old East Slavic ꙗзꙑкъ (jazykŭ), from Proto-Slavic *(j)ęzykъ, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *inźūˀkas, from Proto-Indo-European *dn̥ǵʰwéh₂s, whence English tongue and language.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [(j)ɪˈzɨk]
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Noun[edit]

язы́к (jazýkm inan or m anim (genitive языка́, nominative plural языки́, genitive plural языко́в, related adjective языково́й or языко́вый or язы́чный, diminutive язычо́к)

  1. (inanimate) tongue
    на ко́нчике языка́na kónčike jazykáon the tip of (one's) tongue
  2. (inanimate) language
  3. (animate, military, slang) prisoner for interrogation, canary, informer
  4. (inanimate) clapper (of a bell)

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

  • речь (rečʹ, speech, spoken language)

Derived terms[edit]


Rusyn[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old East Slavic ꙗзꙑкъ (jazykŭ), from Proto-Slavic *(j)ęzykъ, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *inźūˀkas, from Proto-Indo-European *dn̥ǵʰwéh₂s.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

язы́к (jazŷ́km

  1. tongue
  2. language

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]