очаг

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Etymology[edit]

From a Turkic source; compare Kyrgyz очок (oçok), Uzbek o'choq, Turkish ocak (stove); from Old Turkic očaq, očuq (stove, oven).

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оча́г (očágm inan (genitive очага́, nominative plural очаги́, genitive plural очаго́в)

  1. hearth
  2. pocket (an isolated group or area)
    оча́г сопротивле́нияočág soprotivlénijapocket of resistance
  3. (figuratively) breeding ground, hotbed
    оча́г жёлтой лихора́дкиočág žóltoj lixorádkihotbed of yellow fever

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