ватра

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Bulgarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *vatra, ultimately from Proto-Iranian *ātr-. The exact route of descent is uncertain, though. Cognate with Ossetian арт (art, fire), Persian آدر(fire), Avestan 𐬁𐬙𐬀𐬭(ātar, fire), Pashto اور(fire) and also borrowed in Albanian vatër, Romanian vatră, Old Armenian ատր- (atr-).

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Noun[edit]

ва̀тра (vàtraf

  1. (dialectal) torch
    Synonym: факел (fakel)
  2. (dialectal) fireplace
    Synonyms: пещ (pešt), наклада (naklada)

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Related terms[edit]

  • ватог (vatog, hearth) (dialectal, archaic)
  • ватах (vatah, worker at mining furnace) (possibly)

References[edit]

  • Georgiev Vl. I., editor (1971), “ватра”, in Български етимологичен речник [Bulgarian Etymological Dictionary] (in Bulgarian), volume 1, Sofia: Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, page 123

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Albanian vatër (fireplace, firesideh) (definite vatra).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʋâtra/
  • Hyphenation: ват‧ра

Noun[edit]

ва̏тра f (Latin spelling vȁtra)

  1. fire

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Ukrainian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with Serbo-Croatian ва̏тра (fire), Romanian vatră (fireplace), and Albanian vatër, definite form vatra, and compare Proto-Iranian *ātr-, *ātar- (fire).

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ва́тра (vátraf inan (genitive ва́три, nominative plural ва́три)

  1. (dialectal) fireside, bonfire, hearth

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