Галина

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Russian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Greek Γαλήνη ‎(Galíni) (a given name), from the Greek adjective γαλήνη ‎(galḗnē, calm).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Гали́на ‎(Galínaf

  1. A female given name Galina
  2. golf (G in the ICAO spelling alphabet)

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Ukrainian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Greek Γαλήνη ‎(Galíni) (a given name), from the Greek adjective γαλήνη ‎(galḗnē, calm).[1]

Cognates include:

  • Russian, Bulgarian: Галина
  • Belarusian: Галіна
  • Polish: Halina
  • Czech, Slovak: Galina

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Гали́на ‎(Halýnaf anim ‎(genitive Гали́ни)

  1. A female given name. Galina

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Галина” in Oleksandr Savyč Melʹnyčuk (editor-in-chief) (1982–2012), Etymolohičnyj slovnyk ukrajinsʹkoji movy [Etymological Dictionary of the Ukrainian Language], in 6 vols, Kiev: Naukova Dumka