герой

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Bulgarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

герой ‎(gerójm ‎(feminine героиня)

  1. hero
    герой на деня‎ ― geroj na denja ― man 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
    главен герой‎ ― glaven gerojprotagonist

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Russian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing 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.

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Noun[edit]

геро́й ‎(gerójm anim ‎(genitive геро́я, nominative plural геро́и, genitive plural геро́ев, feminine герои́ня)

  1. hero
  2. (literature) character, protagonist

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Ukrainian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

геро́й ‎(herójm anim ‎(genitive геро́я, nominative plural геро́ї)

  1. hero
  2. (literature) character

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