Belarus

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Slavic *bělъ (white) + -a- (connecting morpheme) + Русь (Rusĭ, Ruthenia); The stem bel- is cognate with Balt- (Baltic), from Lithuanian baltas (white). Compare Belarusian Белару́сь (Bjelarúsʹ), Russian Белару́сь (Belarúsʹ), Белору́ссия (Belorússija).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˌbɛləˈɹuːs/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˌbɛləˈɹus/, [ˌbɛlɪ̈ˈɹus]
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Proper noun[edit]

Belarus

  1. A country in Europe. Official name: Republic of Belarus (Belarusian: Рэспу́бліка Белару́сь (Respúblika Bjelarúsʹ)).

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Maltese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Belarus m

  1. Belarus (a country in Europe)
    Synonym: Belarussja

Portuguese[edit]

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Belarus f

  1. Belarus (a country in eastern Europe)

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Tagalog[edit]

Tagalog Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From English Belarus.

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Belarus

  1. Belarus (a country in Europe)
    Synonyms: Belarusya, Rusoblanka

Uzbek[edit]

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Other scripts
Cyrillic Беларусь
Roman Belarus
Perso-Arabic ‍‍

Etymology[edit]

From Russian Белару́сь (Belarúsʹ), from Belarusian Белару́сь (Bjelarúsʹ).

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Belarus

  1. Belarus (a country in Europe)

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