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, genitive plural лима́нов)

  1. wide estuary
  2. brackish lagoon

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