slovo

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Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *slovo (word), from Proto-Indo-European *ḱléwos (fame).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈslovo/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

slovo n

  1. word (distinct unit of language)
  2. word (promise)

Declension[edit]

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Further reading[edit]

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

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *slovo (word), from Proto-Indo-European *ḱléwos (fame).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /slôʋo/
  • Hyphenation: slo‧vo

Noun[edit]

slȍvo n (Cyrillic spelling сло̏во)

  1. letter (letter of the alphabet)
  2. (figuratively) speech, sermon
  3. (obsolete) word

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • slovo”, in Hrvatski jezični portal, 2006–2018

Slovak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *slovo (word), from Proto-Indo-European *ḱléwos (fame), from *ḱlew- (to hear).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

slovo n (genitive singular slova, nominative plural slová, genitive plural slov, declension pattern of mesto)

  1. word
  2. speech
  3. promise

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • slovo in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *slovo (word), from Proto-Indo-European *ḱléwos (fame).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

slovó n (genitive slovésa, nominative plural slovésa)

  1. farewell, departure
  2. (archaic) word
  3. (archaic) letter

Declension[edit]

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