Bulgarian edit

Etymology edit

From Proto-Slavic *rodina.

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Noun edit

роди́на (rodínaf

  1. homeland, motherland, native land
    Synonyms: та́тковина (tátkovina), оте́чество (otéčestvo)

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References edit

  • родина”, in Речник на българския език [Dictionary of the Bulgarian Language] (in Bulgarian), Sofia: Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, 2014
  • родина”, in Речник на българския език [Dictionary of the Bulgarian Language] (in Bulgarian), Chitanka, 2010

Macedonian edit

Etymology edit

Inherited from Proto-Slavic *rodina.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): [ˈrɔdina]
  • (file)

Noun edit

родина (rodinaf (relational adjective родински)

  1. homeland
    Synonyms: татковина f (tatkovina), мајковина f (majkovina)

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  • родина in Makedonisch Info (germansko-makedonski rečnik, makedonsko-germanski rečnik)

Russian edit

Etymology edit

From Proto-Slavic *rodina.

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

ро́дина (ródinaf inan (genitive ро́дины, nominative plural ро́дины, genitive plural ро́дин)

  1. homeland, motherland, native land
    Synonyms: оте́чество n (otéčestvo), отчи́зна f (otčízna)
    тоскова́ть по ро́динеtoskovátʹ po ródineto be homesick
  2. (endearing, usually capitalized) Russia as the Motherland
    Они́ сража́лись за Ро́динуOní sražálisʹ za RódinuThey fought for the Motherland
    За Ро́динуZa RódinuFor the Motherland (patriotic motto)

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References edit

  • Vasmer, Max (1964–1973), “родина”, in Этимологический словарь русского языка [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), transl. & suppl. by Oleg Trubachyov, Moscow: Progress

Ukrainian edit

Etymology edit

From Proto-Slavic *rodina. Equivalent to рід (rid) +‎ -ина (-yna).

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Noun edit

роди́на (rodýnaf inan (genitive роди́ни, nominative plural роди́ни, genitive plural роди́н)

  1. family
    Synonym: сім'я́ (simʺjá)

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