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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *kry, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *krū́ˀs, from Proto-Indo-European *krewh₂- (blood of a wound).

Cognate with Latin cruor (blood(shed)), Lithuanian kraujas, Welsh crau.

PronunciationEdit

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  • IPA(key): [krofʲ]

NounEdit

кровь (krovʹf inan (genitive кро́ви, nominative plural кро́ви, genitive plural крове́й)

  1. (usually uncountable) blood

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