лице

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Bulgarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *lice.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

лице (licén

  1. face
    изсмивам се в лицето на някого - to laugh in someone's face
    казвам нещо в лицето на някого - to say something to someone's face
    лице с/в лице - face to face, nose to nose
    обръщам се с лице към - to face, to make front to
    познавам по лице - to know by sight
    пред лицето на - in the face of
    с лице към вятъра - facing the wind, with the wind in one's face
    срещам се лице с/в лице - meet in the face
    имам лице да - to have the face to, to have the cheek to
    на лице съм - to be at hand, to be available/present, to be apparent
    фактът е на лице - there is no denying the fact
  2. face, countenance
    безизразно лице - poker face
    изписано е на лицето му - you can read it in his face/countenance
  3. person, individual
    в лицето на - in the person of
    длъжностно лице - an official, an office-holder, a functionary
    като частно лице - in one's private capacity, as a private person
    официални лица - official personalities/representatives/guests
    поставено лице - a straw man, a dummy
    техническо лице - an expert, a qualified technician
    упълномощено лице - a person in authority
    (law) физическо лице - a natural person, a physical person
    (law) юридическо лице - juridical person, body corporate, corporate body, corporation, legal entity
  4. (literature) character, a being involved in the action of a story
    действащи лица (в пиеса) - dramatis personae, characters
  5. (grammar) person
  6. (mathematics, geometry) surface
  7. the face of a building, facade, front
  8. (architecture) elevation
  9. the right side of a fabric
  10. obverse (of a coin or a medal)
  11. (shoemaking) upper, vamp

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Macedonian[edit]

Noun[edit]

лице (licen

  1. face
  2. person (grammar)
  3. person, individual

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Russian[edit]

Noun[edit]

лице́ (licé)

  1. singular dative of лицо (lico)
  2. singular prepositional of лицо (lico)


Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *lice.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /lǐːtse/
  • Hyphenation: ли‧це

Noun[edit]

ли́це n (Latin spelling líce)

  1. face
  2. (grammar) person

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Ukrainian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *lice.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

лице́ (lycén (genitive лиця́, nominative plural ли́ця)

  1. face

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • лице” in Ivan Bilodid (editor-in-chief) (1970–1980), Slovnyk ukrajinsʹkoji movy [Dictionary of the Ukrainian language], in 11 vols, Kiev: Naukova Dumka