окоп

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Macedonian[edit]

Noun[edit]

окоп (okopm

  1. ditch, trench

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Russian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Deverbative of копать (kopatʹ, to dig), from Proto-Slavic *kopati, from Proto-Indo-European *kop- (to strike, to beat). Cognates include Latin scapula (a shoulder blade), Ancient Greek κόπτω (kóptō, to strike, to cut, to shake) and Ancient Greek σκάπτω (skáptō, to dig, to delve)

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Noun[edit]

око́п (okópm inan (genitive око́па, nominative plural око́пы, genitive plural око́пов)

  1. (military) foxhole, dugout, trench

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References[edit]

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