петрушка

RussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Polish pietruszka, adapted from Czech petržel (see -у́шка (-úška)), from Middle High German petersîlje, from Latin petroselīnum, from Ancient Greek πετροσέλῑνον (petrosélīnon, literally rock celery). See English parsley.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [pʲɪˈtruʂkə]
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NounEdit

петру́шка (petrúškaf inan (genitive петру́шки, nominative plural петру́шки, genitive plural петру́шек)

  1. (botany) parsley (herb)
  2. foolishness, absurdity

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UkrainianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Polish pietruszka, adapted from Czech petržel (see -у́шка (-úška)), from Middle High German petersîlje, from Latin petroselīnum, from Ancient Greek πετροσέλῑνον (petrosélīnon, literally rock celery).[1]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

петру́шка (petrúškaf inan (genitive петру́шки, nominative plural петру́шки, genitive plural петру́шок)

  1. (botany) parsley

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Melnychuk, O. S., editor (1982–2012), “петрушка”, in Етимологічний словник української мови: у 7 т. [Etymological Dictionary of the Ukrainian Language: in 7 vols] (in Ukrainian), Kyiv: Naukova Dumka

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