ирха

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Russian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Via Polish ircha (chamois leather), from Middle High German irch, еrсh (thin white tanned leather). Compare Ukrainian ірха (irxa).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

и́рха (írxaf inan (genitive и́рхи, nominative plural и́рхи, genitive plural ирх)

  1. (dialectal) tanned sheepskin or goatskin

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References[edit]

  • Vasmer, Max (1964–1973), “ирха”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Trubačev O. N., Moscow: Progress
  • Sorokin Ju. S., editor (1984–), “ирха”, in Slovarʹ russkovo jazyka XVIII veka [Dictionary of 18th Century Russian] (in Russian), Saint Petersburg: Nauka

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *irxa via Russian и́рха (írxa).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ǐrxa/
  • Hyphenation: ир‧ха

Noun[edit]

ѝрха f (Latin spelling ìrha)

  1. the skin of a sheep with the fleece removed