koberec

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Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Possibly of Turkic origin. Cognates include Polish kobierzec, Russian ковёр (kovjór), and archaic Bulgarian губер (guber).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

koberec m

  1. rug, carpet

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References[edit]

  • Vasmer, Max (1964–1973), “ковер”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Trubačev O. N., Moscow: Progress

Further reading[edit]

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

Slovak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Possibly from Old Norse kǫgurr (quilt), according to Jooseppi Julius Mikkola[1][2], quoted also by Vasmer; cognates derived from kǫgurr include Russian ковёр (kovjór), and archaic Bulgarian губер (guber). A Turkic origin has also been theorised.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

koberec m (genitive singular koberca, nominative plural koberce, genitive plural kobercov, declension pattern of stroj)

  1. rug, carpet

Declension[edit]

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References[edit]

  • Vasmer, Max (1964–1973), “ковер”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Trubačev O. N., Moscow: Progress
  1. ^ Mémoires de la société néo-philologique à Helsingfors I., S. 8, cited in Indogermanische Forschungen, Karl Brugmann: „Unter dem Titel Etymologisches weist Mikkola einige neue germanische Wörter im Finnischen nach und deutet slav. kovъrъ (Teppich) aus anord. kögurr.“
  2. ^ Jahresbericht über die Erscheinungen auf dem Gebiete der germanischen Philologie, B. 7, S. 23: „slav. kovъrъ Teppich; an kögurr id

Further reading[edit]

  • koberec in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk