земля

See also: Земля

RussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *zemja, from Proto-Balto-Slavic (compare zeme), from Proto-Indo-European *dʰéǵʰōm.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

земля́ (zemljáf inan (genitive земли́, nominative plural зе́мли)

  1. earth
  2. land
  3. ground, soil
  4. (antiquated): country
  5. (of Germany) state

DeclensionEdit

Related termsEdit


UkrainianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *zemja, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰéǵʰōm.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

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

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

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • земля” in Ivan Bilodid (editor-in-chief) (1970–1980), Slovnyk ukrajinsʹkoji movy [Dictionary of the Ukrainian language], in 11 vols, Kiev: Naukova Dumka
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