RussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Inherited from Old East Slavic мотыка (motyka), from Proto-Slavic *motyka, cognate to Latin mateola (implement for digging in the soil), English mattock.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

моты́га (motýgaf inan (genitive моты́ги, nominative plural моты́ги, genitive plural моты́г)

  1. hoe, mattock

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DescendantsEdit

  • Kildin Sami: мотыга (motɨga)