скала

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See also: скаля

Bulgarian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *skala. Cognate with Russian скала (skala), Slovak and Slovene skala. Also akin to Ancient Greek σκάλλω (skállō, stir up, hoe), Armenian ցելում (cʿelum, to rend, split), Old Norse skilja (to part, separate). Cf. English shale.

Noun[edit]

скала́ (skaláf

  1. rock, crag

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Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin scala. Cognate with Greek σκάλα (skála), French échelle.

Noun[edit]

ска́ла (skálaf

  1. scale (music), range, gamut

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Macedonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin scala. Cognate with Greek σκάλα (skála), Albanian shkallë, Aromanian scarã, Italian scala, English scale.

Noun[edit]

скала (skalaf

  1. ladder
  2. stair (a single stair on a staircase)
  3. (in the plural) stairs, staircase
  4. scale (music)

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Russian[edit]

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Noun[edit]

скала́ (skaláf inan (genitive скалы́, nominative plural ска́лы, genitive plural скал)

  1. rock, cliff, crag (mass of projecting rock)
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Verb[edit]

скала́ (skalá)

  1. feminine singular past indicative imperfective of скать (skatʹ)