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Bulgarian

Etymology

From Old Church Slavonic година (godina), time, hour), from Proto-Slavic *godina.

Pronunciation

  • IPA: /gɔ'dinə/

Noun

година f. (godína)

  1. year, twelvemonth
  2. age

Inflection

Singular Plural
Indefinite година години
Definite годината годините
Vocative form годино години



Macedonian

Etymology

From Old Church Slavonic година (godina), time, hour), from Proto-Slavic *godina.

Noun

година f.

  1. year

Old Church Slavonic

From Proto-Slavic *godina.

Noun

година (godina) f.

  1. time, suitable time
  2. hour

Descendants


Russian

Etymology

From Old East Slavic годъ (time, period) < Old Church Slavonic годъ (pleasant time) < Proto-Indo-European *gʰedʰ- (to unite, to join, to fit, to be suitable). Cognates include Ukrainian годi (enough), Bulgarian ever, as in кой-годе (whoever)), Czech hod, Polish gody (feast), Upper Sorbian hody (Christmas), Lower Sorbian [[gódy#Template:lang:lsb|gódy]] (Christmas), Latvian gads (year), German Gatte (husband) and gätlich (convenient), as well as English gather and good, Dutch goed, and German gut. Descendants include Russian погода, выгода, угода, годный, and годиться.

Noun

година (godína) f. [[Category:Template:lang:ru nouns|година]]

  1. time
  2. (poetic) year

Declension

Singular Plural
nominative годи́на годи́ны
genitive годи́ны годи́н
dative годи́не годи́нам
accusative годи́ну годи́ны
instrumental годи́ной,
годи́ною
годи́нами
prepositional о годи́не о годи́нах

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Serbian

Etymology

Proto-Slavic *godъ and Old Church Slavonic godъ (time" or "convinient period) + -ina, from Proto-Indo-European *gʰedʰ- (to unite, to be associated, to be suitable). Cognate with Russian год, Polish gody (feast) and Czech hod.

Noun

година f. (plural године) (Roman spelling godina)

  1. year

Ukrainian

Etymology

From Old Church Slavonic година (godina), time, hour), from Proto-Slavic *godina.

Noun

година f. (pl.: годин)

  1. hour
  2. time котра година—"what time is it?" (lit. 'which hour?')

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