лиман

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Etymology[edit]

Via Turkic (compare Turkish liman, Crimean Tatar liman) from Byzantine Greek λιμένιον ‎(liménion), from Ancient Greek λιμήν ‎(limḗn).

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Noun[edit]

лима́н ‎(limánm inan ‎(genitive лима́на, nominative plural лима́ны)

  1. wide estuary
  2. brackish lagoon

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