Владимир

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Etymology[edit]

From Old East Slavic Володимѣръ (Volodiměrŭ), Old Church Slavonic Владимѣръ (Vladiměrŭ), from Slavic владь (vladĭ, power) (which is from Proto-Indo-European *wal (be strong)) + мѣръ (měrŭ, great), changed by folk etymology into миръ (mirŭ, peace).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /vlʌˈdʲi.mʲir/

Proper noun[edit]

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Влади́мир (Vladímirm ?

  1. A male given name, Vladimir.
  2. a city in Russia, administrative centre of Vladimir oblast.

Declension[edit]

Note: the city name does not have a plural form, or it is never used.

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male name

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