krst

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See also: ḳrst

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *krьstъ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kȑst m (Cyrillic spelling кр̏ст)

  1. (Serbia, Bosnia, Montenegro) cross, crucifix (also figuratively)

Usage notes[edit]

This word, in a religious context, is used mainly by Orthodox Christians, and consequently generally more common among Serbs than Croats. Catholics (and Croats generally) tend to prefer the term krȋž.

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Slovak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *krьstъ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

krst m (genitive singular krstu, nominative plural krsty, genitive plural krstov, declension pattern of dub)

  1. baptism

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Further reading[edit]

  • krst in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *krьstъ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kȓst m inan

  1. (Christianity) baptism

Inflection[edit]

Masculine inan., hard o-stem
nom. sing. kŕst
gen. sing. kŕsta
singular dual plural
nominative kŕst kŕsta kŕsti
accusative kŕst kŕsta kŕste
genitive kŕsta kŕstov kŕstov
dative kŕstu kŕstoma kŕstom
locative kŕstu kŕstih kŕstih
instrumental kŕstom kŕstoma kŕsti