бистро

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Russian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French bistro, according to folk etymology version borrowed from Russian бы́стро (býstro) "quickly" in 1814, when Russian Army was in Paris.

In actual fact, the word is pure French, first attested only in 1884, possibly from bistingot (pub).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [bʲɪˈstro]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

бистро́ (bistrón inan (indeclinable)

  1. bistro

See also[edit]


Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French bistro.

Noun[edit]

бѝстро̄ m (Latin spelling bìstrō)

  1. bistro

Declension[edit]