stomak

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Etymology[edit]

From Old French estomac, from Latin stomachus, from Ancient Greek στόμαχος (stómakhos).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈstɔmak/, /ˈstɔmək/

Noun[edit]

stomak (plural stomakes)

  1. The stomach or guts of a organism:
    1. (figuratively) Hunger, starvation.
    2. (figuratively) emotions, sex drive (these were supposed to originate from the stomach)
  2. One's belly; the stomach as a region of the body.
  3. An organ located near or around the stomach region.

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Noun[edit]

stȍmāk m (Cyrillic spelling сто̏ма̄к)

  1. stomach
  2. belly

Usage notes[edit]

The preferred literary word in Croatian is žèludac.

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