See also: меря and мэра

Contents

MacedonianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *mě̀ra, from Proto-Indo-European *meh₁- (to measure).

NounEdit

мера (meraf

  1. degree, extent
  2. moderation

InflectionEdit


RussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *mě̀ra, from Proto-Indo-European *meh₁- (to measure).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ме́ра (méraf inan (genitive ме́ры, nominative plural ме́ры, genitive plural мер)

  1. (dated) A dry measure approximately equal to one pood of seeds, usually equated with the chetverik, standardized in 1902 as 26.239 liters.
  2. measure
  3. degree, extent, limit
    знать меруznatʹ meruto know when to stop
    по ме́ньшей ме́реpo ménʹšej méreat least
  4. measure, step, action
  5. way

DeclensionEdit

Related termsEdit

Related termsEdit


Serbo-CroatianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *mě̀ra, from Proto-Indo-European *meh₁- (to measure).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /mêra/
  • Hyphenation: ме‧ра

NounEdit

ме̏ра f (Latin spelling mȅra)

  1. measure
  2. dimension, size
  3. rate
  4. degree
  5. extent
  6. unit

DeclensionEdit