печора

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From Old East Slavic печера (pečera, cave), from Proto-Slavic *peťera, from *peťь (oven) + *-era, from *peťi (to bake) + *-tь. Doublet of пеще́ра (peščéra), a borrowing from Old Church Slavonic.

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печо́ра (pečóraf inan (genitive печо́ры, nominative plural печо́ры, genitive plural печо́р)

  1. (dated or regional) cave

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References[edit]

  • Vasmer, Max (1964–1973), “печора”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Trubačóv O. N., Moscow: Progress
  • Černyx, P. Ja. (1999), “пещера”, in Istoriko-etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Historical-Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), volume 2, 3rd reprint edition, Moscow: Russkij jazyk, page 30
  • Sreznevskij, I. I. (1902), “печера”, in Materialy dlja slovarja drevne-russkago jazyka po pisʹmennym pamjatnikam [Materials for the Dictionary of the Old Russian Language According to Written Monuments] (in Russian), volume 2, Saint Petersburg: Imperial Academy of Sciences, page 927