вежа

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Russian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *věža. Cognates include Slovene veža (hallway), Slovak veža (tower). Related to везти́ (veztí).

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Noun[edit]

ве́жа (véžaf inan (genitive ве́жи, nominative plural ве́жи, genitive plural веж)

  1. (obsolete) tent; kibitka (usually of old nomadic tribes)
  2. (obsolete) tower (in Russia of 9-13th c.)

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Ukrainian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Polish wieża, from Proto-Slavic *věža.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈʋɛʒɐ]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

ве́жа (véžaf inan (genitive ве́жі, nominative plural ве́жі)

  1. tower
  2. (obsolete) prison, jail
  3. turret

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