прах

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Russian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Old Church Slavonic прахъ(praxŭ), from Proto-Slavic *porxъ, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *pers-. Cognate to порох(porox), порошок(porošok).

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прах ‎(praxm inan ‎(genitive пра́ха, nominative plural пра́хи, genitive plural пра́хов)

  1. (poetic) dust, earth
  2. (of the dead) ashes, remains
    мир праху его‎ ― mir praxu jevomay he rest in peace

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *porxъ, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *pers-..

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Noun[edit]

пра̑х m ‎(Latin spelling prȃh)

  1. (uncountable) powder

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