Stalingrad

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EtymologyEdit

From Russian Сталингра́д (Stalingrád).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈstɑːlɪnɡræd/

Proper nounEdit

Stalingrad

  1. (historical) Volgograd (from 1925 to 1961).

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CzechEdit

Proper nounEdit

Stalingrad m

  1. Stalingrad

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GermanEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈʃtaː.lɪnˌɡraːt/, /ˈstaː-/, /-liːn-/, /-ɡrat/
  • Though Stalin is predominantly pronounced with /iː/, the vowel loses its length for most speakers due to the position between two stressed syllables.

Proper nounEdit

Stalingrad n (genitive Stalingrads)

  1. Stalingrad (the city of Volgograd, especially as the site of the Battle of Stalingrad)

NounEdit

Stalingrad n (genitive Stalingrads, plural Stalingrads)

  1. a decisive defeat; a Waterloo
    Synonym: Waterloo