краска

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Russian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

краса́ (krasá, beauty) +‎ -ка (-ka), first attested in the 15th century; original sense is hypothesized to be “blush” or “decoration”.

Compare sense development to кра́сный (krásnyj, red), original sense “beautiful, good”, and to кра́сить (krásitʹ, to color), original sense “to decorate”.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈkraskə]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

кра́ска (kráskaf inan (genitive кра́ски, nominative plural кра́ски, genitive plural кра́сок, related adjective кра́сочный)

  1. paint, dye, ink
  2. colors
  3. blush, flush (complexion)

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Descendants[edit]

  • Bezhta: [script needed] (karaska)
  • Ingrian: kraaska

References[edit]

  • Šanskij N. M., editor (1982) , “краска”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), volume 8, Moscow: Moscow University Press, page 373