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мясо

RussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *męso, from Proto-Indo-European *mēmso-. Compare Serbo-Croatian meso, Czech maso, Polish mięso, and Slovene meso. Compare Old Prussian mensa (meat).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

мя́со (mjáson inan (genitive мя́са, nominative plural мя́са)

  1. (usually uncountable) meat
  2. (usually uncountable) flesh, pulp
  3. (biology, usually uncountable) tissue, flesh
  4. (usually uncountable) (cannon) fodder
    пу́шечное мя́соpúšečnoje mjáso — cannon fodder

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ReferencesEdit

  • “мясо” in Galina Cyganenko (1989), Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkogo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language], (2nd ed.), Kiev: Radyanska Shkola, page 247