шахматы

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Noun[edit]

ша́хматы (šáxmatym pl

  1. chess

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Etymology[edit]

From Old East Slavic шахматы (šaxmaty), probably from Middle High German schāch unde mat (compare German Schachmatt (checkmate)), from Persian شاه مات(šâh mât, the king is conquered).

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  • IPA(key): [ˈʂaxmətɨ]
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Noun[edit]

ша́хматы (šáxmatyf inan pl (genitive ша́хмат, plural only)

  1. chess

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