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EtymologyEdit

Inherited from Old East Slavic подушька (podušĭka), from Proto-Slavic *podušьka. Cognate with Ukrainian по́душка (póduška), Czech роduškа, Slovak роduškа, Template:cos. Derived from Proto-Slavic *poduxa (whence Ukrainian по́духа (póduxa), Old Czech poducha); also compare Serbo-Croatian духња (feather bed), Czech duchna, Polish duchna. Ultimately derivable from Proto-Slavic *duxъ (breath, spirit), through the sense development "breath" → "inflated" → "pillow".

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [pɐˈduʂkə]
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NounEdit

поду́шка (podúškaf inan (genitive поду́шки, nominative plural поду́шки, genitive plural поду́шек)

  1. pillow, cushion

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