фисташка

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Russian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Ottoman Turkish فستق(fıstıq) (modern Turkish fıstık), from Persian فستق(fostoq, fostaq), from Arabic فِسْتَق(fistaq), of Iranian origin (compare Middle Persian pstk'(pistag)). The ending is influenced by French pistache. Cognate with English pistachio.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

фиста́шка ‎(fistáškaf inan ‎(genitive фиста́шки, nominative plural фиста́шки, genitive plural фиста́шек)

  1. pistachio (nut)

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References[edit]

  • Fasmer, Maks (1964–1973), “фисташка”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Trubačev O. N., Moscow: Progress
  • Krysin, L. M. (2006), “фисташка”, in Tolkovyj slovarʹ inojazyčnyx slov [Explanatory Dictionary of Foreign Words] (in Russian), Moscow: Eksmo