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Wiktionary

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Bulgarian

Pronunciation

  • IPA: /ʒɛ'na/

Etymology

From Proto-Slavic *žena, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷḗn.

Noun

жена (žená) f.

  1. woman, lady, female
  2. wife, spouse
  3. charwoman, home help

Inflection


Macedonian

Etymology

From Proto-Slavic *žena, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷḗn.

Noun

жена f. (pl.: жени)

  1. woman
  2. wife

Russian

Pronunciation

Etymology

From Proto-Slavic *žena, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷḗn.

Noun

жена (žená) f.

  1. wife
  2. (obsolete) woman

Declension


Serbo-Croatian

Etymology

From Proto-Slavic *žena, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷḗn.

Noun

жѐна f. (Roman spelling žèna)

  1. woman
  2. wife

Declension

Derived terms








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