ворота

See also: воротя

RussianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Slavic *vorta. Doublet of врата́ (vratá), a borrowing from Old Church Slavonic.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [vɐˈrotə]
  • (file)

NounEdit

воро́та (vorótan inan pl (genitive воро́т, plural only, diminutive воро́тца)

  1. gate
  2. goal (in many sports, e.g. soccer, an area into which the players attempt to put an object)
    пробива́ть ми́мо воро́тprobivátʹ mímo vorótto shoot past the goal; to shoot wide
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

во́рота (vórotam inan

  1. genitive singular of во́рот (vórot)

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UkrainianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Inherited from Proto-Slavic *vorta.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

воро́та (vorótan inan pl (genitive ворі́т or ворі́ть, plural only)

  1. gate
  2. (sports) goal
  3. (anatomy) entry point (of nerves)
  4. (medicine) portal of entry (organ or tissue through which an infectious agent enters the body)

DeclensionEdit