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EtymologyEdit

First attested in 1688 in the nautical sense. Borrowed from Dutch boord or German Bord.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [bort]
  • (file)

NounEdit

борт (bortm inan (genitive бо́рта, nominative plural борта́, genitive plural борто́в)

  1. (nautical, aviation) board, side
  2. (aviation) aircraft, flight
  3. breast (of a jacket or coat)

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ReferencesEdit

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