пах

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See also: пях

Belarusian[edit]

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  • IPA(key): [pax]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

пах (paxm inanimate

  1. smell, scent, odour
    Synonym: за́пах (zápax)
  2. perfume, fragrance (a pleasant smell)
    Synonyms: во́дар (vódar), арама́т (aramát)

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Russian[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

Compare Ukrainian паха́ (paxá), Bulgarian пах (pah), Czech pach, Polish pacha

Vasmer proposes as well a connection with Sanskrit पक्ष (pakṣa, (bird)wing)

Noun[edit]

пах (paxm inan (genitive па́ха, nominative plural *пахи́, genitive plural *пахо́в)

  1. groin
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Verb[edit]

пах (pax)

  1. short masculine singular past indicative imperfective of па́хнуть (páxnutʹ)