станция

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Russian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

A conflation of two sources — Russian archaic стан (stan, postal station, stage), стани́ца (staníca, stanitsa) and the European words for “station” descended from Latin statio, such as Polish stacja, French station, Italian stazione, etc.

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Noun[edit]

ста́нция (stáncijaf inan (genitive ста́нции, nominative plural ста́нции)

  1. station
  2. office, exchange
  3. (railroad) yard
  4. power plant

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References[edit]

  • “станция” in Aleksandr Šapošnikov (2010), Etimologičeskij slovarʹ sovremennogo russkogo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of Contemporary Russian Language], in 2 vols, Moscow: Flinta; Nauka, volume II, pages 375–376
  • станция” in Max Vasmer (1986), Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkogo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language], in 4 vols (second edition), Moscow: Progress — Translated from German and supplemented by O. N. Trubačóv, volume III, page 746
  • станция” in Pavel Černyx (1999), Istoriko-etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkogo jazyka [Historical-Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language], in 2 vols (3rd ed.), Moscow: Publishing House "Russian Language", volume 2, page 198
  • “станция” in Galina Cyganenko (1989), Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkogo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language], (2nd ed.), Kiev: Radyanska Shkola, page 400