корабль

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Old Church Slavonic[edit]

корабл҄ь in the Bulgarian Church Slavonic Tetraevangelia of Ivan Alexander, 1356. The word itself appears in the fourth line.

Noun[edit]

корабл҄ь (korablʹĭm

  1. ship
  2. boat

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References[edit]

  • Mali staroslavensko-hrvatski rječnik, Matica hrvatska, Zagreb, 2004

Russian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old East Slavic корабль (korablĭ), from Proto-Slavic *korabjь, old borrowing from Ancient Greek καράβιον (karábion) or κάραβος (kárabos).

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Noun[edit]

кора́бль (koráblʹm inan (genitive корабля́, nominative plural корабли́, genitive plural корабле́й)

  1. ship, liner
    спи́сывать/списа́ть с корабля́‎ ― spísyvatʹ/spisátʹ s korabljáto transfer/post from a ship
  2. (formally) warship
  3. (architecture) nave
  4. (figuratively) match box for marijuana, by consonance with коробок (korobok)

Usage notes[edit]

  • In modern technical and formal usage, корабль refers to warships. Informally, can refer to various large ships. Historically, referred to square-rigged sailing ships, similarly to the historical sense of the English word "ship".

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