in Russia, a country house or cottage used as a vacation retreat
Origin of dachaRussian da?a, origin, originally , a giving, gift from dat', to give from Indo-European base an unverified form do-, to give from source Sanskrit d?ti-, Classical Greek dosis, gift
A vacation cottage or country villa in Russia or other parts of the former Soviet Union.
Origin of dachaRussian gift, land, country house ; see dō- in Indo-European roots.
From Russian дача (dača), from дать (datʹ, “to give”)