чертог

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *čьrtogъ. Cognate with Old Church Slavonic чрътогъ (črŭtogŭ), Ukrainian черто́г (čertóh), Old Serbian чртог, чртаг. Per Vasmer, probably borrowed from Persian چارتاق(čârtâq, four-arch). See черда́к (čerdák, attic), another borrowing of the same term, for more information.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [t͡ɕɪrˈtok]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

черто́г (čertógm inan (genitive черто́га, nominative plural черто́ги, genitive plural черто́гов)

  1. (dated) hall (large, rich room)
  2. (poetic) magnificent building, palace

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