бабушка

BelarusianEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ба́бушка (bábuškaf pers (genitive ба́бушкі, nominative plural ба́бушкі, genitive plural ба́бушак)

  1. (rare) grandmother
    Synonyms: бабу́ля (babúlja), бабу́ня (babúnja), бабу́ся (babúsja), ба́бка (bábka), ба́ба (bába)

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MacedonianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈbabuʃka]
  • Hyphenation: ба‧буш‧ка

NounEdit

ба́бушка (bábuškaf (plural ба́бушки, diminutive ба́бувче)

  1. bell pepper
    Synonym: ба́бура (bábura)
  2. a large needle
  3. toothless sheep
  4. (zoology) a small fish in the river Bregalnica

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • бабушка” in Дигитален речник на македонскиот јазик (Digitalen rečnik na makedonskiot jazik) [Digital dictionary of the Macedonian language]

RussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Inherited from Proto-Slavic *babušьka. Synchronically analyzable as ба́ба (bába) +‎ -ушка (-uška).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈbabʊʂkə]
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NounEdit

ба́бушка (bábuškaf anim (genitive ба́бушки, nominative plural ба́бушки, genitive plural ба́бушек)

  1. grandmother, grandma, granny
  2. old lady
  3. (slang) Gandhi's breakfast, eighty in the lotto game

DeclensionEdit

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • English: babushka
  • Yakut: баабыска (baabıska, midwife; grandmother; old woman)

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