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EtymologyEdit

де́ва (déva) +‎ -ка (-ka)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈdʲefkə]
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NounEdit

де́вка (dévkaf anim (genitive де́вки, nominative plural де́вки, genitive plural де́вок)

  1. wench, girl, bird, broad
  2. maid
  3. (vulgar) whore, tart, strumpet

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Taimyr Pidgin RussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Russian де́вка (dévka).

NounEdit

девка (transliteration needed)

  1. girl.
  2. daughter.

ReferencesEdit

  • Stern, Dieter. (2005). "Taimyr Pidgin Russian (Govorka)", in Russian Linguistics, 29 (3): 289–318.