арбуз

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арбуз

EtymologyEdit

From Old East Slavic арбузъ (arbuzŭ), via Turkic from Persian خربز(xarbuz).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ɐrˈbus]
  • (file)

NounEdit

арбу́з (arbúzm inan (genitive арбу́за, nominative plural арбу́зы, genitive plural арбу́зов)

  1. watermelon
  2. (slang) milliard, billion

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Estonian: arbuus
  • Latvian: arbūzs
  • Lithuanian: arbūzas
  • Polish: arbuz
  • Volga German: Erbus

ReferencesEdit

  • Vasmer, Max, “арбуз”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language]‎[1] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Oleg Trubačóv, Moscow: Progress, 1964–1973