Definitions for SLAVslɑv, slæv
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a member of a Slavic-speaking people.
Origin of Slav:
1350–1400; ME Sclave < ML Sclāvus, Slāvus, akin to LGk Sklábos < a Slavic ethnonym (cf. Slovak , Slovene )
any member of the people of eastern Europe or Asian Russia who speak a Slavonic language
speaking a Slavic language
"the Slav population of Georgia"
A member of a group of peoples in Eastern Europe speaking a Slavic language.
Shortened term for the Slavonian grebe.
Origin: sclave, from sclavus or Sclavus, from Σκλάβος, from earlier Σλαβῆνος, from plural Σλαβῆνοι, from *slověninŭ (compare словѣне 'Thessalonian Slavs', Old Russian Словене 'Slavs near Novgorod', Slovutich 'Dniepr river', Serbo-Croatian Slavonica 'river name'), from слово 'word, speech', from *kléu̯es 'fame'. More at loud.
one of a race of people occupying a large part of Eastern and Northern Europe, including the Russians, Bulgarians, Roumanians, Servo-Croats, Slovenes, Poles, Czechs, Wends or Sorbs, Slovaks, etc
Slav was a Jewish village and an Israeli settlement in the Gush Katif settlement bloc, located in the south-west edge of the Gaza Strip, whose residents were evicted in Israel's unilateral disengagement plan of 2005. The settlement was named after the bird that the Israelites ate in the desert during the Exodus from Egypt.
Translations for SLAV
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
a person who works very hard for someone else
He has a slave who types his letters and organizes his life for him.
- كادِح، شَخْص يَعْمَل عن غَيْرِه عملا شاقّاArabic
- escravoPortuguese (BR)
- der Sklave, die SklavinGerman
- كسي كه كار سياه ميكندFarsi
- दासतापूर्ण काम करने वाला व्यक्तिHindi
- rob (raditi kao rob)Croatian
- pekerja kerasIndonesian
- (노예 같이 일하는) 사람Korean
- najemnik, niewolnikPolish
- كسي كه كار سياه ميكندPersian
- köle gibi çalışanTurkish
- 苦力Chinese (Trad.)
- người làm việc đầu tắt, mặt tốiVietnamese
- 苦工Chinese (Simp.)
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