трава

See also: травя

BelarusianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *trava.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [traˈva]
  • (file)

NounEdit

трава́ (traváf inan

  1. grass
  2. herb
  3. weed

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Old Church SlavonicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *trava.

NounEdit

трава (travaf

  1. grass
  2. plants

Old East SlavicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *trava.

NounEdit

трава (travaf

  1. grass

RussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *trava (grass), from the PIE root *treh₁-. Related to дрова́ (drová, firewood), трави́ть (travítʹ, to spoil or damage the grass) and тере́ть (terétʹ, to rub). Cognate with Ancient Greek τρώγω (trṓgō, I ate, devour)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

трава́ (traváf inan (genitive травы́, nominative plural тра́вы, genitive plural трав)

  1. grass
  2. herb
  3. weed
    медоно́сные тра́выmedonósnyje trávymelliferous herbs
  4. (slang) marijuana, weed (or any other vegetative drug; also травка)

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ReferencesEdit

  • Vasmer, Max (1964–1973), “трава”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Oleg Trubačóv, Moscow: Progress

Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *trava.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /trǎːʋa/
  • Hyphenation: тра‧ва

NounEdit

тра́ва f (Latin spelling tráva)

  1. (uncountable) grass
  2. herb
  3. (slang) weed, pot
    Он седи на свом кревету пушећи траву и читајући Достојевског. (Ekavian)
    Он сједи на свом кревету пушећи траву и читајући Достојевског. (Ijekavian)
    He's sitting on his bed, smoking pot and reading Dostoyevsky

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UkrainianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *trava.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

трава́ (traváf inan (genitive трави́, nominative plural тра́ви)

  1. grass
  2. herb
  3. weed

DeclensionEdit

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