город

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *gordъ, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *gardas, from Proto-Indo-European *gʰordʰos, from base Proto-Indo-European *gʰerdʰ- (to enclose, to grasp), either directly or possibly via Proto-Germanic *gardaz. Cognate with Dutch gaard, gaarde. Doublet of град (grad), a borrowing from Old Church Slavonic.

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  • IPA(key): [ˈɡorət]
  • (file)

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го́род (górodm inan (genitive го́рода, nominative plural города́, genitive plural городо́в)

  1. city, town
  2. downtown

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Ukrainian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *gordъ, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *gordos, from Proto-Indo-European *gʰordʰos, from *gʰerdʰ- (to enclose).

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го́род (hórodm inan (genitive го́рода, nominative plural городи́)

  1. (rare) walled town, city, citadel

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горо́д (horódm inan (genitive горо́ду, nominative plural горо́ди)

  1. vegetable garden

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