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Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Slavic *bъčьka.

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NounEdit

бо́чка ‎(bóčkaf inan ‎(genitive бо́чки, nominative plural бо́чки, genitive plural бо́чек)

  1. barrel, keg, drum
    как се́льди в бо́чке‎ ― kak sélʹdi v bóčke ― like sardines (in a can)
    де́ньги на бо́чку‎ ― dénʹgi na bóčku ― cash on the barrel
  2. roll (aerobatic maneuver)
  3. bochka, ancient Russian measure of liquids equal to 491.96 liters (40 вёдер)
  4. (pejorative slang) overweight person
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Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

бочка́ ‎(bočkám inan

  1. genitive singular of бочо́к ‎(bočók)
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