мера

RussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *měra, from Proto-Indo-European *meh₁- (to measure).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ме́ра (méraf inan

  1. (dated) A dry measure approximately equal to one pood of seeds, usually equated with the chetverik, standardized in 1902 as 26.239 liters.
  2. measure
  3. degree, extent, limit
    • знать меру - to know when to stop
    • по ме́ньшей ме́реat least
  4. measure, step, action
  5. way

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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *měra, from Proto-Indo-European *meh₁- (to measure).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /mêra/
  • Hyphenation: ме‧ра

NounEdit

ме̏ра f (Latin spelling mȅra)

  1. measure
  2. dimension, size
  3. rate
  4. degree
  5. extent
  6. unit

DeclensionEdit

Last modified on 18 February 2014, at 13:02