древо

RussianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Old Church Slavonic дрѣво (drěvo). Doublet of де́рево (dérevo), the inherited Old East Slavic form.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈdrʲevə]
  • (file)

NounEdit

дре́во (drévon inan (genitive дре́ва, nominative plural древеса́, genitive plural древе́с)

  1. (archaic or literary) tree

DeclensionEdit

NounEdit

дре́во (drévon inan (genitive дре́ва, nominative plural дре́ва, genitive plural древ)

  1. tree (in the expressions родосло́вное дре́во (rodoslóvnoje drévo, family tree), генеалоги́ческое дре́во (genealogíčeskoje drévo, family tree), дре́во жи́зни (drévo žízni, tree of life))

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ReferencesEdit

  • Vasmer, Max (1964–1973) , “древо”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Oleg Trubačóv, Moscow: Progress