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13. Baboushka

That's a matryoshka!

"Babushka" is this:



Calling "Le Pen" as "Lapin" would be even more accurate than that.
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That's a matryoshka!

"Babushka" is this:



Calling "Le Pen" as "Lapin" would be even more accurate than that.
that's how we call them in french
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On the other hand, the Russians use so many butchered French words that it's not a big deal
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