земля

RussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *zemľa, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *źemē, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰéǵʰōm.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [zʲɪˈmlʲa]
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NounEdit

земля́ (zemljáf inan (genitive земли́, nominative plural зе́мли, genitive plural земе́ль, related adjective земе́льный or земно́й or земляно́й or зе́мский, diminutive земли́ца or земе́лька)

  1. earth
  2. land
  3. ground, soil
  4. (antiquated) country
  5. state, Land (first-level administrative division of Germany)

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RusynEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *zemľa, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *źemē, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰéǵʰōm. Compare Polish ziemia, Latvian zeme, Persian زمین(zamin) Latin humus, Ancient Greek χθών (khthṓn)).

NounEdit

земля (zemlja)

  1. earth
  2. land
  3. ground, soil
  4. (antiquated): country

UkrainianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *zemľa, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *źemē, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰéǵʰōm.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

земля́ (zemljáf inan (genitive землі́, nominative plural зе́млі, genitive plural земе́ль)

  1. (uncountable) earth
  2. (uncountable) land
  3. (uncountable) ground, soil
  4. (countable, dated) country
  5. (countable, of Germany) state

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