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, genitive plural ват)

  1. absorbent cotton, cotton wool, wadding, batting
    на ва́теna vátewadded, padded
    пальто́ на ва́теpalʹtó na vátewadded coat
  2. (cloth) drugstore cotton
  3. glass wool

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • Vasmer, Max (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