герой

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Bulgarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Russian геро́й (gerój)

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Noun[edit]

геро́й (gerójm (feminine герои́ня, related adjective геро́йски or герои́чески)

  1. hero
    геро́й на де́няgerój na dénjaman of the day, hero of the hour, man in the public eye
  2. (literature) a male character, a male being involved in the action of a story
    гла́вен геро́йgláven gerójprotagonist

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References[edit]

  • герой in Rečnik na bǎlgarskija ezik (Institut za bǎlgarski ezik)
  • герой in Rečnik na bǎlgarskija ezik (Čitanka.Info)

Russian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French héros, from Latin hērōs, from Ancient Greek ἥρως (hḗrōs, demi-god, hero). Influenced by the displaced earlier иро́й (irój), directly from the Greek. Cognate with English hero.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ɡʲɪˈroj]
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  • Rhymes: -oj

Noun[edit]

геро́й (gerójm anim (genitive геро́я, nominative plural геро́и, genitive plural геро́ев, feminine герои́ня, related adjective геро́йский or герои́ческий)

  1. hero
  2. (literature) character
    гла́вный геро́йglávnyj gerójthe main character; protagonist

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Ukrainian[edit]

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Noun[edit]

геро́й (herójm pers (genitive геро́я, nominative plural геро́ї, genitive plural геро́їв, feminine герої́ня)

  1. hero
  2. (literature) character
    головни́й геро́йholovnýj herójthe main character; protagonist

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