сёмга

RussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Uncertain; compare Bulgarian сьо́мга (sjómga).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈsʲɵmɡə]
  • (file)

NounEdit

сёмга (sjómgaf anim (genitive сёмги, nominative plural сёмги, genitive plural сёмг)

  1. salmon (the fish and the seafood)
    Synonym: лосо́сь (losósʹ)

Usage notesEdit

сёмга refers specifically to the Atlantic salmon, which has a higher fat content and is considered superior to the Pacific salmon.

DeclensionEdit

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