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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *dervo, from Proto-Indo-European *dóru. Doublet of дре́во (drévo).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈdʲerʲɪvə]
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NounEdit

де́рево (dérevon inan (genitive де́рева, nominative plural дере́вья or дерева́*, genitive plural дере́вьев or дере́в* or дерёв*) (* Obsolete.)

Note: the irregular soft ending of this plural was originally used to form feminine collective nouns.
  1. tree
    каучу́ковое де́ревоkaučúkovoje dérevorubber tree
    каме́дное де́ревоkamédnoje dérevogum tree, sweet gum
    ли́ственное де́ревоlístvennoje dérevofoliage tree
    хво́йное де́ревоxvójnoje dérevoconifer
  2. wood (only singular)
    кра́сное де́ревоkrásnoje dérevomahogany
    чёрное де́ревоčórnoje dérevoebony
    резьба́ по де́ревуrezʹbá po dérevuwoodcutting, wood engraving

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RusynEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *dervo, from Proto-Indo-European *dóru.

NounEdit

дерево (derevo)

  1. tree
  2. wood

UkrainianEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *dervo, from Proto-Indo-European *dóru.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

де́рево (dérevon (genitive де́рева, nominative plural дере́ва)

  1. tree
  2. wood

DeclensionEdit

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