община

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Russian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From о́бщий (óbščij) +‎ -и́на (-ína) (suffix-stressed) or from о́бщий (óbščij) +‎ -ина (-ina) (stem-stressed).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • общи́на: IPA(key): [ɐpˈɕːinə]
  • о́бщина: IPA(key): [ˈopɕːɪnə]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

общи́на (obščínaf inan (genitive общи́ны, nominative plural общи́ны, genitive plural общи́н)

  1. commune, collective society (primitive, often clan-based, society with collective ownership of the means of production)
  2. (religion) community of believers

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

общи́на or о́бщина (obščína or óbščinaf inan (genitive общи́ны or о́бщины, nominative plural общи́ны or о́бщины, genitive plural общи́н or о́бщин)

  1. community

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