kvas

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See also: kvaš

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

kvas (countable and uncountable, plural kvases)

  1. Alternative spelling of kvass

Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Czech kvas, from Proto-Slavic *kvasъ.

Noun[edit]

kvas m inan

  1. sourdough
  2. kvass
  3. ferment
  4. feast of food
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

kvas

  1. second-person singular imperative of kvasit

French[edit]

French Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia fr

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kvas/
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Noun[edit]

kvas m (uncountable)

  1. kvass (traditional Slavic drink)

Further reading[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

kvas m or f (in variation) (plural kvas)

  1. kvass (traditional Slavic drink)

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kvȃs m (Cyrillic spelling ква̑с)

  1. (archaic) Alternative form of kvásac (yeast)
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Russian квас (kvas).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kvȃs m (Cyrillic spelling ква̑с)

  1. kvass
Declension[edit]

Slovak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *kvasъ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kvas m (genitive singular kvasu, declension pattern of dub)

  1. kvass (traditional Slavic drink)

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • kvas in Slovak dictionaries at slovnik.juls.savba.sk

Slovene[edit]

Slovene Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia sl

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *kvasъ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kvȃs m inan

  1. yeast

Inflection[edit]

Masculine inan., hard o-stem
nom. sing. kvás
gen. sing. kvása
singular dual plural
nominative kvás kvása kvási
accusative kvás kvása kváse
genitive kvása kvásov kvásov
dative kvásu kvásoma kvásom
locative kvásu kvásih kvásih
instrumental kvásom kvásoma kvási

Further reading[edit]

  • kvas”, in Slovarji Inštituta za slovenski jezik Frana Ramovša ZRC SAZU, portal Fran

Spanish[edit]

kvas

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Russian квас (kvas).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡbas/, [ˈɡβ̞as]

Noun[edit]

kvas m (plural kvases)

  1. kvass (traditional Slavic drink)