krst

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See also: ḳrst

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *krьstъ.

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Noun[edit]

kȑst m (Cyrillic spelling кр̏ст)

  1. (Serbia, Bosnia) 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.

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Noun[edit]

kŕst m inan (genitive kŕsta, nominative plural kŕsti)

  1. (Christianity) baptism

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