дирижёр

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Russian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably an inner-Russian formation as дирижировать (dirižirovatʹ) +‎ -ёр (-jor), from Latin dīrigere (to direct, steer)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

дирижёр (dirižórm anim (genitive дирижёра, nominative plural дирижёры, genitive plural дирижёров)

  1. (music) conductor of a musical ensemble, bandmaster

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Černyx, P. Ja. (1999), “дирижёр”, in Istoriko-etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Historical-Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), volume 1, 3rd reprint edition, Moscow: Russkij jazyk, page 255