сабля

See also: сабља

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EtymologyEdit

From Old East Slavic саблѩ (sablję), from Proto-Slavic *sabľa.

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NounEdit

са́бля (sábljaf inan (genitive са́бли, nominative plural са́бли, genitive plural са́бель, related adjective са́бельный, diminutive са́белька)

  1. saber, cutlass
  2. rider, cavalryman (as a counting unit of military strength, see also штык)
    эскадро́н в две́сти са́бельeskadrón v dvésti sábelʹa squadron of two hundred cavalrymen

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