край

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See also: краи and крај

Belarusian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *krajь.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [kraj]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

край (krajm inan (genitive кра́ю, nominative plural краі́, genitive plural краёў)

  1. end
  2. region
  3. country, land

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • край” in Belarusian-Russian dictionaries and Belarusian dictionaries at slounik.org

Bulgarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *krajь.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

край (krajm

  1. end, finish
  2. termination, completion, conclusion, close, ending
    Synonym: завъ́ршек (zavǎ́ršek)
  3. edge, brink, verge, brim
  4. outskirt, edge, skirt, fringe, end
    Synonym: покра́йнина (pokrájnina)
  5. vicinity, region, parts
    Synonym: о́бласт (óblast)
  6. corner, recess
    Synonym: кът (kǎt)

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • край in Rečnik na bǎlgarskija ezik (Institut za bǎlgarski ezik)
  • край in Rečnik na bǎlgarskija ezik (Čitanka.Info)

Russian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Proto-Slavic *krajь.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

край (krajm inan (genitive кра́я, nominative plural края́, genitive plural краёв, related adjective краево́й, diminutive кра́ешек)

  1. border, edge, brink, brim, fringe
  2. side, rim
  3. land, country
  4. krai, territory (in Russia)

Declension[edit]

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Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Yakut: кыраай (kıraay)

Ukrainian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *krajь.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

край (krajm inan (genitive кра́ю, nominative plural краї́, genitive plural краї́в)

  1. country
  2. place
  3. end
  4. edge

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

край (krajm inan (genitive кра́ю, nominative plural краї́, genitive plural краї́в)

  1. krai (administrative unit)

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