Галина

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Russian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

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Гали́на (Galínaf anim (genitive Гали́ны, nominative plural Гали́ны, genitive plural Гали́н)

  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

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Proper noun[edit]

Гали́на (Halýnaf anim (genitive Гали́ни)

  1. A female given name. Galina

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Melʹnyčuk O. S., editor (1982–2012), “Галина”, in Etymolohičnyj slovnyk ukrajinsʹkoji movy [Etymological Dictionary of the Ukrainian Language] (in Ukrainian), Kiev: Naukova Dumka