paska

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ukrainian па́ска (páska) and Russian па́ска (páska), borrowing from Ancient Greek πάσκα (páska), phonetic variant of πάσχα (páskha), from Aramaic פסחא (pasḥa), from Hebrew פֶּסַח (pesaḥ).

Noun[edit]

paska (uncountable)

  1. (Canada) A traditional Ukrainian egg bread, often decorated, used in Easter traditions.
  2. Alternative form of paskha

Translations[edit]


Chickasaw[edit]

Noun[edit]

paska

  1. bread

Verb[edit]

paska

  1. To make bread.

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *paska, from Proto-Finno-Ugric *pućka (with irregular vowel development). Cognate with Estonian pask, Northern Sami baika, Eastern Mari пушкедаш (puškedaš, to defecate), Hungarian fos.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

paska  (comparative paskempi, superlative paskin)

  1. (vulgar) Very bad, shitty, crappy.
    Hän on paskassa kunnossa.
    He is in a shitty condition.
  2. (vulgar) Broken (used in essive or translative).
    Tietokoneeni on paskana.
    My computer is broken.
  3. (vulgar) Of poor quality.
    Tuo auto on paska.
    That car is a piece of shit.

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

paska

  1. (vulgar) shit, crap
    Astuin koiranpaskaan. I stepped in dog shit.
    ei tule lasta, eikä paskaa = that which you are putting so much effort into will produce nothing
  2. (vulgar) bullshit
    Älä puhu paskaa! Stop talking bullshit!
  3. bupkis
    Etsittiin tuntikausia eikä löydetty paskaakaan.
    We searched for hours and found bupkis.

Declension[edit]

Interjection[edit]

paska!

  1. (vulgar) Shit!

Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

paska

  1. Romanization of 𐍀𐌰𐍃𐌺𐌰