трава

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See also: травя

Belarusian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *trava.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [traˈva]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

трава́ (traváf inan (genitive травы́, nominative plural тра́вы, genitive plural траў or тра́ваў, related adjective травяны́, diminutive тра́ўка)

  1. grass
  2. herb
  3. weed

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • трава” in Belarusian-Russian dictionaries and Belarusian dictionaries at slounik.org

Old Church Slavonic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *trava.

Noun[edit]

трава (travaf

  1. grass
  2. plants

Old East Slavic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *trava.

Noun[edit]

трава (travaf

  1. grass

Russian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *trava (grass), from the PIE root *treh₁-. Related to дрова́ (drová, firewood), трави́ть (travítʹ, to spoil or damage the grass) and тере́ть (terétʹ, to rub). Cognate with Ancient Greek τρώγω (trṓgō, I ate, devour).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

трава́ (traváf inan (genitive травы́, nominative plural тра́вы, genitive plural трав, related adjective травяно́й, diminutive тра́вка or трави́нка)

  1. grass
  2. herb
  3. weed
    медоно́сные тра́выmedonósnyje trávymelliferous herbs
  4. (slang) marijuana, weed (or any other vegetative drug; also травка)

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Nouns

References[edit]

  • Vasmer, Max (1964–1973), “трава”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Oleg Trubačóv, Moscow: Progress

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *trava.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /trǎːʋa/
  • Hyphenation: тра‧ва

Noun[edit]

тра́ва f (Latin spelling tráva)

  1. (uncountable) grass
  2. herb
  3. (slang) weed, pot
    Он седи на свом кревету пушећи траву и читајући Достојевског. (Ekavian)
    Он сједи на свом кревету пушећи траву и читајући Достојевског. (Ijekavian)
    He's sitting on his bed, smoking pot and reading Dostoyevsky

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Ukrainian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *trava.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

трава́ (traváf inan (genitive трави́, nominative plural тра́ви, genitive plural трав, related adjective трав'яни́й, diminutive тра́вка)

  1. grass
  2. herb
  3. weed

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