трутень

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Russian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Proto-Slavic *trǫtъ. Cognate to Lithuanian trãnas, Latvian trans.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

тру́тень ‎(trútenʹm anim ‎(genitive тру́тня, nominative plural тру́тни)

  1. drone, male bee
  2. (man) parasite, drone

Declension[edit]


Ukrainian[edit]

Noun[edit]

тру́тень ‎(trútenʹm anim ‎(genitive тру́тня, nominative plural тру́тні)

  1. drone (male bee)
  2. (figuratively) drone, idler, sluggard

References[edit]

  • Bilodid I. K., editor (1970–1980), “трутень”, in Slovnyk ukrajinsʹkoji movy [Dictionary of the Ukrainian language] (in Ukrainian), Kiev: Naukova Dumka