byk

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See also: Byk and býk

Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Romanian buc.

Noun[edit]

byk m (indefinite plural bykra, definite singular byku, definite plural bykrat)

  1. chaff
  2. wood dust, sawdust
  3. (figuratively) worthless thing

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Lower Sorbian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *bykъ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

byk m (diminutive byck)

  1. bull (adult male of cattle)

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • Arnošt Muka (1921, 1928), “byk”, in Słownik dolnoserbskeje rěcy a jeje narěcow (in German, Russian), St. Petersburg, Prague: ОРЯС РАН, ČAVU; Reprinted (in German)Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag, 2008
  • byk in Manfred Starosta (1999): Dolnoserbsko-nimski słownik / Niedersorbisch-deutsches Wörterbuch. Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag.

Polish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *bykъ.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bɨk/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: byk
  • Rhymes: -ɨk

Noun[edit]

byk m anim (diminutive byczek)

  1. bull (adult male of cattle)
  2. stag (adult male deer)
    Synonym: jeleń
  3. (colloquial) howler; obvious mistake such as a spelling error or error in calculation, especially one made by an inept student
  4. (colloquial) a strong and rather large man

Declension[edit]

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Further reading[edit]

  • byk in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • byk in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Deverbal of byka

Noun[edit]

byk c

  1. a bunch of clothes to be washed

Declension[edit]

Declension of byk 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative byk byken bykar bykarna
Genitive byks bykens bykars bykarnas

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