вата

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Erzya[edit]

Noun[edit]

вата ‎(vata)

  1. father-in-law (wife's father)

Macedonian[edit]

Noun[edit]

вата ‎(vataf

  1. cotton wool

Russian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from German Watte or French ouate.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ва́та ‎(vátaf inan ‎(genitive ва́ты, nominative plural ва́ты)

  1. absorbent cotton, cotton wool, wadding, batting
    на ва́те‎ ― na váte ― wadded, padded
    пальто́ на ва́те‎ ― palʹtó na váte ― wadded coat
  2. (cloth) drugstore cotton
  3. glass wool

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • Fasmer, Maks (1964–1973), “вата”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Trubačev O. N., Moscow: Progress

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Watte, from French ouate, from Arabic.

Noun[edit]

ва̏та f ‎(Latin spelling vȁta)

  1. cotton wool

Declension[edit]


Ukrainian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ва́та ‎(vátaf inan ‎(genitive ва́ти, nominative plural ва́ти)

  1. absorbent cotton, cotton wool, wadding

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • Bilodid I. K., editor (1970–1980), “вата”, in Slovnyk ukrajinsʹkoji movy, Kiev: Naukova Dumka