нёбо

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *nebo, from Proto-Indo-European *nébʰos (cloud). Doublet of не́бо (nébo), a borrowing from Old Church Slavonic.

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нёбо (njóbon inan (genitive нёба, nominative plural нёба, genitive plural нёб)

  1. palate
    мягкое нёбоmjaxkoje njóbosoft palate
    твёрдое нёбоtvjórdoje njóbohard palate

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References[edit]

  • Vasmer, Max (1964–1973), “нёбо”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Trubačóv O. N., Moscow: Progress