biskup

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See also: Biskup and bisküp

Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

biskup m

  1. bishop (church official)

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Further reading[edit]

  • biskup in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • biskup in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Icelandic[edit]

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Noun[edit]

biskup m (genitive singular biskups, nominative plural biskupar)

  1. bishop (church official)
    Biskup Íslands.
    The bishop of Iceland.
  2. (chess) bishop

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Chess pieces in Icelandic · [Term?] (layout · text)
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kóngur drottning hrókur biskup riddari peð

Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin episcopos, from Ancient Greek ἐπίσκοπος (epískopos, overseer). Possibly through Old English biscop.

Noun[edit]

biskup m

  1. a bishop
  2. the Jewish high priest

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References[edit]

  • biskup in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Church Slavonic бискоупъ (biskupŭ)(Can this(+) etymology be sourced?), from Latin episcopus (overseer), from Ancient Greek ἐπίσκοπος (epískopos, overseer),[1] from ἐπισκοπέω (episkopéō, I watch over), from ἐπί (epí, over) + σκοπέω (skopéō, I examine).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbʲi.skup/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: bis‧kup

Noun[edit]

biskup m pers

  1. bishop (church official)

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Brückner, Aleksander (1927), “biskup”, in Słownik etymologiczny języka polskiego (in Polish)

References[edit]

biskup in Polish dictionaries at PWN


Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Church Slavonic бискоупъ (biskupŭ), from Latin episcopus (overseer), from Ancient Greek ἐπίσκοπος (epískopos, overseer), from ἐπισκοπέω (episkopéō, I watch over), from ἐπί (epí, over) + σκοπέω (skopéō, I examine).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bîskup/
  • Hyphenation: bi‧skup

Noun[edit]

bȉskup m (Cyrillic spelling би̏скуп)

  1. bishop (church official)

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Slovak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin episcopus (overseer), from Ancient Greek ἐπίσκοπος (epískopos, overseer), from ἐπισκοπέω (episkopéō, I watch over), from ἐπί (epí, over) + σκοπέω (skopéō, I examine).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

biskup m (genitive singular biskupa, nominative plural biskupi, genitive plural biskupov, declension pattern of chlap)

  1. bishop (church official)

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Further reading[edit]

  • biskup in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk