бабушка

BelarusianEdit

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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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RussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

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DescendantsEdit

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

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