dušman

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See also: düşman, duşman, and dușman

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish دشمان (düşman), from Persian دشمن (došman). Akin to dušmànluk and dȋn-dȕšman.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (dùšmān): IPA(key): /dûʃman/
  • (dùšmān): IPA(key): /dǔʃmaːn/
  • Hyphenation: duš‧man

Noun[edit]

dȕšman m (Cyrillic spelling ду̏шман) or dùšmān m (Cyrillic spelling ду̀шма̄н)

  1. (expressively) enemy

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References[edit]

  • dušman” in Hrvatski jezični portal
  • Abdulah Škaljić (1966), Turcizmi u srpskohrvatskom jeziku, Svjetlost: Sarajevo, page 229