губа

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губа́ (gubáf inan (genitive губы́, nominative plural гу́бы)

  1. (anatomy) lip
    у вас губа́ не ду́ра — you have good taste
  2. (geography) bay, inlet (usually in northern Russia)
  3. (military, colloquial) stockade (prison), see гауптва́хта (gauptváxta)
  4. (military, colloquial) detention in a stockade (as a punishment), see гауптва́хта (gauptváxta)
    сажа́ть or отправля́ть на губу́ — to confine to stockade

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Etymology[edit]

Possibly from Proto-Slavic *gǫba

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губа f (Cyrillic spelling губа)

  1. leprosy