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See also: халтуря

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EtymologyEdit

From Medieval Latin chartularius, relating to a chartulary (хартула́рий (xartulárij) privy to the imparting of additional earnings.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

халту́ра (xaltúraf inan (genitive халту́ры, nominative plural халту́ры, genitive plural халту́р)

  1. (regional, now largely unknown) funeral banquet, extra-treats in connection to someone being interred
    Synonym: поми́нки (pomínki)
  2. (informal, slang) yields acquired or work performed irregularly, job of imperfect compliance
    1. undeclared work, black market job, supplementary contract, moonlighting, participation in informal economy
    2. shoddy work (something intentionally done badly), botched job, bungled job; hack

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ReferencesEdit

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