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cosmonaut definition

Overview

This page has two definitions of cosmonaut in English and Romanian, Moldavian, Moldovan. Cosmonaut is a noun. Also define these 4 related words and terms: astronaut, Russian, Soviet, and cosmonaut.

English cosmonaut definition

Etymology

Borrowed from Russian космона́вт (kosmonávt), from Ancient Greek κόσμος (kósmos, universe) + ναύτης (naútēs, sailor), may be decomposed as cosmos +‎ -naut

Pronunciation

Noun

cosmonaut (plural cosmonauts)

  1. An astronaut, especially a Russian or Soviet one.

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Romanian cosmonaut definition

Etymology

Borrowed from French cosmonaute.

Pronunciation

Noun

cosmonaut m (plural cosmonauți, feminine equivalent cosmonaută)

  1. cosmonaut

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