море sea
Parts of speech

Nouns

море gen. моря - sea

 

Adjectives

морський - relating to the sea, marine, nautical

 

Adverbs

морем - by sea

 

Verbs

 

 

Useful compounds
and collocations

Чорне море - Black Sea

Азовське море - Azov Sea

відкрите море - open sea

за море(м) - overseas

над рівнем моря - above sea level

мореплавання, мореплавсто - seafaring, navigation

мореплавець - seaman

морепродукти - seafood

морська свинка - guinea pig

морський берег - sea shore

морський курорт - seaside resort

морська хвороба - seasickness

Additional information

1. море can also denote a very large reservoir or other area of water; Каховське море (the Kakhovka Reservoir) on the Dnipro River has an area of 2,155 square kilometres; it was created during the building of the Kakhovka hydro-electric station (in the 1950s), by damming the Dnipro and flooding a large area of land of considerable significance for Ukrainian collective memory and history (particularly the Zaporozhian Cossacks)

2. in its figurative use море means 'a large quantity', as in 'море почувань' (a sea of emotions) and 'море пива' ...

Related words

моряк - seaman, sailor (also матрос)

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