Galina

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See also: galina, galiña, and Gaļina

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Russian Гали́на (Galína), from Ancient Greek γαλήνη (galḗnē, calm), name of a Nereid and of early martyrs venerated in the Eastern Orthodox Church.

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Galina

  1. A transliteration of the Russian female given name Гали́на (Galína).

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Czech[edit]

Czech Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

See Ukrainian Галина (Halyna).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Galina f

  1. a female given name

Estonian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Galina

  1. A transliteration of the Russian female given name Гали́на (Galína).

Latvian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Variant of Gaļina.

Proper noun[edit]

Galina f

  1. A transliteration of the Russian female given name Гали́на (Galína).

References[edit]

  • [1] Population Register of Latvia: Galina was the only given name of 1150 persons in Latvia on May 21st 2010, including Russian speakers.

Slovak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Russian Гали́на (Galína), from Ancient Greek γαλήνη (galḗnē, calm).

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Proper noun[edit]

Galina f (genitive singular Galiny, nominative plural Galiny, declension pattern of žena)

  1. a female given name

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Further reading[edit]

  • Galina in Slovak dictionaries at slovnik.juls.savba.sk