ikra

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English[edit]

ikra

Etymology[edit]

From Russian икра (ikrá) "caviar", "roe"

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ikra (uncountable)

  1. roe of the salmon, red caviar

Translations[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

  • In Russian, Ukrainian, etc. the term means any roe, fish eggs and black sturgeon caviar.

Anagrams[edit]


Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From a Slavic language

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈikrɒ/
  • Hyphenation: ik‧ra

Noun[edit]

ikra (plural ikrák)

  1. (anatomy) calf (of the leg)
  2. roe (of a fish)

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Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *jьkrā, from Proto-Indo-European *ikʷ(e)r- (fish egg). Cognate to Russian икра (ikra), Lithuanian ikrai.

Noun[edit]

ikra f

  1. roe (of fish)

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *ikra, *jьkrā, from Proto-Indo-European *ikʷ(e)r- (fish egg).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /îkra/
  • Hyphenation: i‧kra

Noun[edit]

ȉkra f (Cyrillic spelling и̏кра)

  1. (uncountable) roe (fish)
  2. (uncountable) caviar

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