будни

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Russian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the non-attested contraction of *будьнъ дьнь (*budĭnŭ dĭnĭ). Compare Bulgarian бу́ддень (búddenʹ), Polish budny dzień. See буди́ть (budítʹ) and день (denʹ) for more.

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Noun[edit]

бу́дни (búdnim inan pl (genitive бу́дней, plural only)

  1. weekday(s), working days
  2. humdrum, colorless existence

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