-ов

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Macedonian[edit]

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Suffix[edit]

-ов ‎(-ov)

  1. ’s, -son, -s (possessive suffix).
  2. the definite article "the" in its proximate form, male gender.

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Russian[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-ов ‎(-ov)

  1. (dated or dialectal) 's. (possessive suffix)
  2. -son, -s. (suffix used in many last names)
    Ива́нов‎ ― IvánovJones, Johnson
    Па́влов‎ ― PávlovPaul’s
    Петро́в‎ ― PetróvPeter’s, Peters, Peterson
    Христо́в‎ ― XristóvChrist’s
  3. s’, of (genitive plural ending for most masculine nouns)
    журна́лов‎ ― žurnálovof the magazines
    отцо́в‎ ― otcóvfathers’, dads’
    столо́в‎ ― stolóvof the tables

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-ов (Latin spelling -ov)

  1. Suffix appended to words to create a masculine noun, usually denoting an animal or to form a pejorative.