страва dish
Parts of speech


страва, gen. страви - dish (prepared food), meal, course











Useful compounds
and collocations

моя улюблена страва - my favourite dish, meal

перші, другі страви - first, second course (on menu)

 холодні, гарячі страви - cold, hot dishes

рибні, м'ясні страви - fish, meat dishes

Additional information

1. in Old Slavonic травити meant to eat (up); the word for grass, трава, originally meant 'foodstuff, that which is meant to be eaten', so there is a clear link to the present-day страва.

Related words

(с)травити - to digest

стравохід - gullet, oesophagus

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