площадь

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Russian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old East Slavic площадь (ploščadĭ), from Proto-Slavic *ploščadь, from *ploskъ (flat) + *-ědь.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈploɕːɪtʲ]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

пло́щадь (plóščadʹf inan (genitive пло́щади, nominative plural пло́щади, genitive plural площаде́й)

  1. square (open area in the town)
    Кра́сная пло́щадьKrásnaja plóščadʹRed Square
  2. space, living space
  3. (geometry) area

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References[edit]

  • Vasmer, Max (1964–1973), “площадь”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Trubačóv O. N., Moscow: Progress
  • Черных, П. Я. (1999), “площадь”, in Историко-этимологический словарь русского языка (Istoriko-etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka) [Historical-Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), volume 2, 3rd reprint edition, Moscow: Русский язык, page 44