бугай

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See also: бугаи

Russian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From a Turkic language, ultimately from Proto-Turkic *buka, compare Uzbek buqa. Cognates include Ukrainian буга́й (buháj), Belarusian буга́й (buháj).

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Noun[edit]

буга́й (bugájm anim (genitive бугая́ or буга́я, nominative plural бугаи́ or буга́и, genitive plural бугаёв or буга́ев)

  1. (dialectal) uncastrated bull
  2. (low colloquial, derogatory) bull (a large, strong man)

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Ukrainian[edit]

Ukrainian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia uk
Ukrainian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia uk

Etymology[edit]

From a Turkic language, ultimately from Proto-Turkic *buka, compare Uzbek buqa. Cognates include Russian буга́й (bugáj), Belarusian буга́й (buháj).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [bʊˈɦɑi̯]
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Noun[edit]

буга́й (buhájm anim (genitive бугая́, nominative plural бугаї́)

  1. bull (uncastrated male of cattle)
  2. (derogatory, figuratively) large, strong man
  3. bittern (nocturnal marsh wader of the heron family)

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