бити

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See also: бꙑти

Bulgarian[edit]

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би́ти (bíti)

  1. indefinite plural past passive participle of би́я (bíja)

Old Church Slavonic[edit]

бити бѫбьнъ

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *biti, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰeyH-.

Verb[edit]

бити (bitiimpf

  1. (transitive) to beat
    • from Slavonic Josephus, книга 6, 460в:
      титъ же рече имъ врѣмѧ прошенїѧ миноуло. [...] и тако рекъ повелѣ мꙋчити и, и би ѧ.
      titŭ že reče imŭ vrěmę prošenię minulo. [...] i tako rekŭ povelě mučiti i, i bi ę.
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
  2. (transitive) to hit

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Old East Slavic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *biti.

Verb[edit]

бити (bitiimpf

  1. (transitive) to beat, to hit

Descendants[edit]

  • Belarusian: біць (bicʹ)
  • Russian: бить (bitʹ)
  • Ukrainian: би́ти (býty)

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *byti, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰuH-.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bîti/
  • Hyphenation: би‧ти

Verb[edit]

би̏ти impf (Latin spelling bȉti)

  1. (intransitive, copulative) to be
    небо је плавоthe sky is blue
  2. (intransitive) to exist
    код нас није кишеit is not raining where we are
  3. (intransitive) to be, appear
    гд(ј)е је дима, ту је и ватреwhere there's smoke, there's fire
  4. (intransitive, interrogatively) forming a question
    јеси ли ту?are you there?
  5. (intransitive) to be worth
    пет јабука је два еураfive apples cost two euros
  6. (intransitive, impersonally, in the future tense) it will happen
    бит ће ратаa war is coming
  7. (intransitive) to be located
    банана је на столуa banana is on the table
  8. (intransitive) to express time
    три су сатаit is three o'clock
  9. (intransitive) to express age
    тек јој је шеснаест годинаshe is only sixteen
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *biti, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰeyH-.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bîti/
  • Hyphenation: би‧ти

Verb[edit]

би̏ти impf (Latin spelling bȉti)

  1. (transitive) to beat, hit, strike
    Synonyms: ту̑ћи, у̀дарати
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Ukrainian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *biti.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈbɪte]
  • (file)

Verb[edit]

би́ти (býtyimpf (perfective поби́ти)

  1. (transitive) to beat, to hit, to strike

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