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EtymologyEdit

From Old East Slavic [Term?], from Proto-Slavic *kryša, from *kryti(to cover, hide) + *-ša (< *-sja).

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кры́ша ‎(krýšaf inan ‎(genitive кры́ши, nominative plural кры́ши, genitive plural крыш)

  1. roof
    подводи́ть/подвести́ дом под кры́шу‎ ― podvodítʹ/podvestí dom pod krýšu ― to roof the house
  2. (figuratively) house, dwelling place
  3. (slang, criminal) protection
  4. (slang, criminal) someone who provides protection

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