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край

BelarusianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *krajь.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

край (krajm

  1. end
  2. region
  3. country, land

BulgarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *krajь.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

край (krajm

  1. end, finish
  2. termination, completion, conclusion, close, ending
  3. edge, brink, verge, brim
  4. outskirt, edge, skirt, fringe, end
  5. vicinity, region, parts
  6. corner, recess

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RussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *krajь.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

край (krajm inan (genitive кра́я or кра́ю, nominative plural края́)

  1. border, edge, brink, brim, fringe
  2. side, rim
  3. land, country
  4. krai, territory (in Russia)

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UkrainianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *krajь.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

край (krajm inan (genitive кра́ю, nominative plural краї́)

  1. country
  2. place
  3. end
  4. edge

DeclensionEdit

NounEdit

край (krajm inan (genitive кра́ю, nominative plural краї́)

  1. krai (administrative unit)

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ReferencesEdit

  • край” in Ivan Bilodid (editor-in-chief) (1970–1980), Slovnyk ukrajinsʹkoji movy [Dictionary of the Ukrainian language], in 11 vols, Kiev: Naukova Dumka