верноподданный

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Russian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ве́рный по́дданый (vérnyj póddanyj), a calque of German treuer Untertan.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [vʲɪrnɐˈpodːən(ː)ɨj]

Adjective[edit]

вернопо́дданный (vernopóddannyj)

  1. loyal

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

вернопо́дданный (vernopóddannyjm anim (genitive вернопо́дданного, nominative plural вернопо́дданные, genitive plural вернопо́дданных, feminine вернопо́дданная)

  1. loyalist, loyal subject

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • Arapova, N. S. (2000) , “верноподданный”, in Kalʹki v russkom jazyke poslepetrovskovo perioda. Opyt slovarja [Calques in Post-Petrine Russian. An Essay of a Dictionary] (in Russian), Moscow: Moscow University Press, page 64