bizon

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See also: Bizoń

Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Medieval Latin bisōn.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bizɔn/
  • Hyphenation: bi‧zon

Noun[edit]

bizon m (indefinite plural bizone, definite singular bizoni, definite plural bizonet)

  1. bison (the American one)

Declension[edit]


Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English bison,[1] from Old French bison, from Latin bisōn, bisōnt- (wild ox), from Proto-Germanic *wisundaz (wild ox, aurochs), from Proto-Indo-European *wisAn- (aurochs, aurochs horn), from Proto-Indo-European *weys- (to flow, melt).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bizon m

  1. bison (the American one)

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "bizon" in Jiří Rejzek, Český etymologický slovník, electronic version, Leda, 2007

Dutch[edit]

Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nl

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French bison, from Latin bisōn, from Proto-Germanic *wisundaz.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbi.zɔn/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: bi‧zon

Noun[edit]

bizon m (plural bizons, diminutive bizonnetje n)

  1. bison, bovid of the genus Bison

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Afrikaans: bison

Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl
bizon

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bizon m anim

  1. American bison, Bison bison

Usage notes[edit]

This word is never applied to the European bison or wisent, which is referred to exclusively as żubr.

Declension[edit]


Romanian[edit]

Romanian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia ro
Bizon

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French bison, from Old French bison, from Latin bisōn, bisōnt- (wild ox), from Proto-Germanic *wisundaz (wild ox, aurochs), from Proto-Indo-European *wisAn- (aurochs, aurochs horn), from Proto-Indo-European *weys- (to flow, melt).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /biˈzon/
  • Hyphenation: bi‧zon

Noun[edit]

bizon m (plural bizoni)

  1. American bison (Bison bison)

Declension[edit]


Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Medieval Latin bison.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bǐzoːn/
  • Hyphenation: bi‧zon

Noun[edit]

bìzōn m (Cyrillic spelling бѝзо̄н)

  1. bison

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • bizon” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Slovene[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bȋzon m anim

  1. bison

Inflection[edit]

Masculine anim., hard o-stem
nom. sing. bízon
gen. sing. bízona
singular dual plural
nominative bízon bízona bízoni
accusative bízona bízona bízone
genitive bízona bízonov bízonov
dative bízonu bízonoma bízonom
locative bízonu bízonih bízonih
instrumental bízonom bízonoma bízoni