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EtymologyEdit

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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

герой (gerójm (feminine героиня)

  1. hero
    герой на деняgeroj na denjaman of the day, hero of the hour, man in the public eye
  2. (literature) a male character, a male being involved in the action of a story
    главен геройglaven gerojprotagonist

InflectionEdit


RussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French héros, from Latin hērōs, from Ancient Greek ἥρως (hḗrōs, demi-god, hero). Influenced by the displaced earlier иро́й (irój), directly from the Greek.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ɡʲɪˈroj]
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -oj

NounEdit

геро́й (gerójm anim (genitive геро́я, nominative plural геро́и, genitive plural геро́ев, feminine герои́ня)

  1. hero
  2. (literature) character, protagonist

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UkrainianEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

геро́й (herójm anim (genitive геро́я, nominative plural геро́ї)

  1. hero
  2. (literature) character

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