краина

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Old East Slavic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *krajina.

Noun[edit]

краина (krainaf

  1. region
  2. state, country

Russian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *krajina.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

кра́ина (kráinaf inan (genitive кра́ины, nominative plural кра́ины, genitive plural кра́ин)

  1. (dialectal) outskirts, periphery, edge
  2. krajina (used in the names of regions, a krajina is one of the regions inhabited mostly by Serbs in the former Yugoslavia)

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References[edit]

  • Словарь русских донских говоров II, 87