крестьянин

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Etymology[edit]

From Old East Slavic крьстьꙗнинъ ‎(krĭstĭjaninŭ, Christian; human, person; tax-paying villager), крьстьꙗнъ ‎(krĭstĭjanŭ, Christian; peasant, tiller; tax-paying villager), from Latin christiānus ‎(Christian).

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  • IPA(key): [krʲɪsʲˈtʲjænʲɪn]
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Noun[edit]

крестья́нин ‎(krestʹjáninm anim ‎(genitive крестья́нина, nominative plural крестья́не, feminine крестья́нка)

  1. farmer
  2. (historical) peasant

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References[edit]

  • Fasmer, Maks (1964–1973), “крестьянин”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Trubačev O. N., Moscow: Progress