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область

Old Church SlavonicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *obolstь.

NounEdit

область (oblastĭf

  1. power, jurisdiction

RussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *obolstь.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

о́бласть (óblastʹf inan (genitive о́бласти, nominative plural о́бласти)

  1. region, oblast, province
  2. sphere, field (area of knowledge)

DeclensionEdit

Related termsEdit

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UkrainianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *obolstь.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

о́бласть (óblastʹf inan (genitive о́бласті, nominative plural о́бласті)

  1. province, region, territory
  2. sphere (of influence etc.)

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

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