hlava

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Czech[edit]

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Hlava muže a mravence
Hlavička hřebíku

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Old Czech hlava, from Proto-Slavic *golva.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈɦlava]
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ava

Noun[edit]

hlava f

  1. head (part of the body)
    Synonyms: kebule, palice, kokos, šíša, šiška, makovice, kotrba
    Potřásl hlavou.He shook his head.
    Je tu hlava na hlavě.It's very crowded in here.
  2. head (end of a nail)
  3. head (side of a coin)
    Synonyms: panna, avers
    Antonyms: orel, revers
  4. chapter (section of a text)

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • hlava in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • hlava in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989
  • hlava in Internetová jazyková příručka

Old Czech[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Proto-Slavic *golva.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): (13th CE) /ˈɣɫaʋa/
  • IPA(key): (15th CE) /ˈɦlava/

Noun[edit]

hlava f

  1. (anatomy) head (part of the body)
  2. head; individual, person
  3. head (ability to reason)
  4. (law) head (person's life)
  5. (law) murder (intentional killing of a person)
  6. (law) murdered body
  7. (law) fine imposed in a trial for murder
  8. (figuratively) head (person leading something)
  9. head (upper part of anything)
    1. hilt of a sword
  10. (figuratively) front (front side of something)
  11. (astronomy) group of stars in a constellation designated by an animal name
    Coordinate term: ocas

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Czech: hlava

References[edit]

Slovak[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Proto-Slavic *golva.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hlava f (genitive singular hlavy, nominative plural hlavy, genitive plural hláv, declension pattern of žena)

  1. head (part of the body)
  2. chapter

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • hlava”, in Slovníkový portál Jazykovedného ústavu Ľ. Štúra SAV [Dictionary portal of the Ľ. Štúr Institute of Linguistics, Slovak Academy of Science] (in Slovak), https://slovnik.juls.savba.sk, 2024