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BelarusianEdit

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ку́хня (kúxnjaf inanimate

  1. kitchen

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BulgarianEdit

 
кухня

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ку́хня (kúhnjaf

  1. kitchen
  2. cuisine, cooking, cookery

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RussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Since the 18th century. Borrowed from Czech kuchyně (kitchen) via Polish kuchnia (kitchen), from Old High German chuhhina, kuchī̆na (kitchen), from Latin cocina (kitchen). Displaced native Russian пова́рня (povárnja, kitchen).

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ку́хня (kúxnjaf inan (genitive ку́хни, nominative plural ку́хни, genitive plural ку́хонь)

  1. kitchen
  2. suite of furniture for a kitchen
  3. cuisine
  4. (figuratively) behind-the-scenes dealings or operation
    полити́ческая ку́хняpolitíčeskaja kúxnjathe nitty-gritty of politics

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ReferencesEdit

  • Vasmer (Fasmer), Max (Maks) (1964–1973), “кухня”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Trubačóv Oleg, Moscow: Progress
  • Černyx, P. Ja. (1999), “кухня”, in Istoriko-etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Historical-Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), volume 1, 3rd reprint edition, Moscow: Russkij jazyk, page 459

UkrainianEdit

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ку́хня (kúxnjaf inan (genitive ку́хні, nominative plural ку́хні)

  1. kitchen

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