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Китай

BulgarianEdit

Китай

Proper nounEdit

Китай (Kitájm

  1. China (country in east Asia)

RussianEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Old East Slavic Китай (Kitaй), from a Turkic source; Compare Kazakh Қытай (Qıtay), Kyrgyz Кытай (Kıtay), Uzbek Xitoy, Turkmen Hytaý (China); from Old Turkic Qïtaǰ "Khitan", from Mandarin 契丹 (Qìdān), the Chinese name of a Mongolian tribe who ruled Manchuria from 907-1115 CE.

Cognate with Spanish Catay and English Cathay.

PronunciationEdit

IPA(key): [kʲɪˈtaj]

Proper nounEdit

Кита́й (Kitájm inan (genitive Кита́я)

  1. China
    в Кита́еv Kitáje ― in China
    в Кита́йv Kitáj ― to China
    из Кита́яiz Kitája ― from China

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UkrainianEdit

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Proper nounEdit

Кита́й (Kytájm inan (genitive Кита́ю)

  1. China

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