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EtymologyEdit

First attested in the first half of 18th century. From игра́ (igrá, game).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ɪˈɡrok]
  • (file)

NounEdit

игро́к (igrókm anim (genitive игрока́, nominative plural игроки́, genitive plural игроко́в)

  1. player
  2. gambler

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ReferencesEdit

  • Černyx, P. Ja. (1999), “игра”, in Istoriko-etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Historical-Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), volume 1, 3rd reprint edition, Moscow: Russkij jazyk, page 334