мышца

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Russian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *mỳšь (mouse) (referring to the mouse-like appearance of a flexing muscle), from Proto-Indo-European *muh₂s. For semantic development, compare to Latin mūsculus (muscle, literally little mouse) and Ancient Greek μῦς (mûs, mouse; muscle).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈmɨʂt͡sə]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

мы́шца (mýšcaf inan (genitive мы́шцы, nominative plural мы́шцы, genitive plural мышц, related adjective мы́шечный)

  1. muscle
    Synonym: му́скул (múskul)

Declension[edit]