boj

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See also: bój, böj, bøj, бој, and бой

Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Metaphoric use of boj (to drive) (see dëboj), from Proto-Albanian *bāgnja, related to Lithuanian běgti (to run), Latvian bêgt (id.), Old Prussian begeyte (id.) and Greek φέβομαι (févomai, to be put to flight, flee). Usually attested in the passive form bohet.[1]

Verb[edit]

boj (first-person singular past tense bova, participle buar)

  1. I mate

Conjugation[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Orel, Vladimir (2000) A Concise Historical Grammar of the Albanian Language, Leiden: Brill, page 30

Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈboj]
  • (file)

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *bojь.

Noun[edit]

boj m

  1. fight
Declension[edit]
Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

boj

  1. second-person singular imperative of bát

Further reading[edit]


Esperanto[edit]

Interjection[edit]

boj

  1. bark of a dog; woof!

Related terms[edit]

  • boji (to bark)

Lower Sorbian[edit]

Verb[edit]

boj

  1. Superseded spelling of bój.

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *bojь.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bȏj m (Cyrillic spelling бо̑ј)

  1. battle

Declension[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Catalan boix, from Latin buxus, from Ancient Greek πύξος (púxos). Compare the inherited regional doublet bujo.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

boj m (plural bojes)

  1. box (tree), boxwood

Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

boj c

  1. buoy; a moored float
  2. baize (textile, a woolen stuff)

Usage notes[edit]

The textile (definition 2) has previously been neuter gender, but has been masculine (and common gender) since the 1st edition of SAOL (1874)

Declension[edit]

Declension of boj 1
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative boj bojen bojar bojarna
Genitive bojs bojens bojars bojarnas
Declension of boj 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative boj bojen bojer bojerna
Genitive bojs bojens bojers bojernas

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