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EtymologyEdit

From Old East Slavic тꙑкꙑ (tyky), from Proto-Slavic *tyky.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈtɨkvə]
  • Hyphenation: тык‧ва
  • (file)

NounEdit

ты́ква (týkvaf inan (genitive ты́квы, nominative plural ты́квы, genitive plural тыкв)

  1. pumpkin, cucurbit
  2. gourd
  3. head

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DescendantsEdit

  • Kildin Sami: тыква (tɨkva)

ReferencesEdit

  • Vasmer (Fasmer), Max (Maks) (1964–1973), “тыква”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Trubačóv Oleg, Moscow: Progress
  • Černyx, P. Ja. (1999), “тыква”, in Istoriko-etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Historical-Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), volume 2, 3rd reprint edition, Moscow: Russkij jazyk, page 275