кухня

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See also: кӯҳна

Belarusian[edit]

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кухня ‎(kúxnjaf inanimate

  1. kitchen

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Bulgarian[edit]

кухня

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кухня ‎(kúhnjaf

  1. kitchen
  2. cuisine, cooking, cookery

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Russian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Since the 18th century. Borrowing from Czech kuchyně ‎(kitchen) via Polish kuchnia ‎(kitchen), from Old High German kuchī̆na ‎(kitchen), from Latin cocina ‎(kitchen). Displaced native Russian пова́рня ‎(povárnja, kitchen).

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ку́хня ‎(kúxnjaf inan ‎(genitive ку́хни, nominative plural ку́хни, genitive plural ку́хонь)

  1. kitchen
  2. suite of furniture for a kitchen
  3. cuisine
  4. (figuratively) behind-the-scenes dealings or operation
    полити́ческая ку́хня

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References[edit]

  • Fasmer, Maks (1964–1973), “кухня”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Trubačev O. N., Moscow: Progress
  • Černyx, P. Ja. (1999), “кухня”, in Istoriko-etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Historical-Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), volume 1, 3rd reprint edition, Moscow: Russkij jazyk, page 459