война

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See also: воина and војна

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *vojьna (war), from *vojьnъ, from *vojь (soldier) + *-ьnъ.

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война́ (vojnáf

  1. war, warfare

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Russian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old East Slavic воина (voina), from Proto-Slavic *vojьna (war), from *vojьnъ, from *vojь (soldier) + *-ьnъ.

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война́ (vojnáf inan (genitive войны́, nominative plural во́йны, genitive plural войн)

  1. war, warfare

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References[edit]

  • Vasmer, Max (1964–1973), “война”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Trubačev O. N., Moscow: Progress
  • Černyx, P. Ja. (1999), “война”, in Istoriko-etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Historical-Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), volume 1, 3rd reprint edition, Moscow: Russkij jazyk, page 162