туча

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Russian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old East Slavic туча (tuča), ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *tenk- (to contract). Compare the Slavic Old Church Slavonic тѫча (tǫča), Ukrainian ту́ча (túča), Polish tęcza and the Non-Slavic Gothic 𐌸𐌴𐌹𐍈𐍉𐌽 (þeiƕōn) and Old Norse þéttr

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈtut͡ɕə]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

ту́ча (túčaf inan (genitive ту́чи, nominative plural ту́чи, genitive plural туч)

  1. (meteorology) rain cloud; dark, heavy cloud
    Не́бо затянуто ту́чами.Nébo zatjanuto túčami.The sky is overcast.
    На не́бе собира́ются ту́чи.Na nébe sobirájutsja túči.Rain clouds are gathering in the sky.
    грозова́я ту́чаgrozovája túčastorm cloud
    ту́чи сгуща́ются (над ке́м-либо)
    túči sguščájutsja (nad kém-libo)
    storm clouds are gathering (over someone)
    как ту́чаkak túčagloomy, morose (about a person)
  2. moving multitude; cloud, host
    ту́чи враго́вtúči vragóvswarms of enemies

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tûtʃa/
  • Hyphenation: ту‧ча

Noun[edit]

ту̏ча f (Latin spelling tȕča)

  1. fight, melee
  2. hail

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