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-).

Alternatively from Proto-Albanian *ōtar,[1][2][3] also from Proto-Iranian *ātr-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ва́тра (vátraf

  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]

Cognate with Romanian vatră (fireplace), and Albanian vatër, definite form vatra, possibly borrowed from it.

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]

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-).

Alternatively from Proto-Albanian *ōtar,[4][5][6] also from Proto-Iranian *ātr-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

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

  1. (dialectal) fireside, bonfire, hearth

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Orel, Vladimir (1998) , “ватра”, in Albanian Etymological Dictionary, Leiden, Boston, Cologne: Brill, →ISBN, pages 495–496
  2. ^ Domosileckaja, M. V. (2002) Albansko-vostočnoromanskij sopostavitelʹnyj ponjatijnyj slovarʹ: Skotovodčeskaja leksika [Albanian – Eastern Romance Comparative Conceptual Dictionary: The Pastoral Vocabulary] (in Russian), Saint Petersburg: Nauka, →ISBN, page 457
  3. ^ Mallory, J. P.; Adams, D. Q., editors (1997) Encyclopedia of Indo-European culture, London, Chicago: Fitzroy Dearborn Publishers, page 263
  4. ^ Orel, Vladimir (1998) , “ватра”, in Albanian Etymological Dictionary, Leiden, Boston, Cologne: Brill, →ISBN, pages 495–496
  5. ^ Domosileckaja, M. V. (2002) Albansko-vostočnoromanskij sopostavitelʹnyj ponjatijnyj slovarʹ: Skotovodčeskaja leksika [Albanian – Eastern Romance Comparative Conceptual Dictionary: The Pastoral Vocabulary] (in Russian), Saint Petersburg: Nauka, →ISBN, page 457
  6. ^ Mallory, J. P.; Adams, D. Q., editors (1997) Encyclopedia of Indo-European culture, London, Chicago: Fitzroy Dearborn Publishers, page 263