масленица

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *maslěnica, from *maslěnъjь +‎ *-ica.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈmas⁽ʲ⁾lʲɪnʲɪt͡sə]

Noun[edit]

ма́сленица ‎(máslenicaf inan

  1. Shrovetide, Pancake week (the week before Lent, seven weeks before Easter)
  2. feast

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