вести

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Old Church Slavonic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *vezti.

Verb[edit]

вести (vesti) (1st person singular present везѫ)

  1. to carry (by vehicle)

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Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *vesti, which descends from Proto-Indo-European *weǵʰ-.

Verb[edit]

вести (vesti) (1st person singular present ведѫ)

  1. to lead
  2. to conduct

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Russian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *vesti.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

вести́ (vestíimpf (perfective повести́)

  1. to lead, to preside over, to chair
    вести́ заседа́ние — to preside over a meeting
    вести́ перегово́рыvestí peregovóryto negotiate, to conduct negotiations
    вести́ себя́vestí sebjáto behave like
    пло́хо себя́ вести́plóxo sebjá vestíto behave poorly
    вести́ себя́ хорошо́vestí sebjá xorošóto acquit oneself well
  2. to drive
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Вести́ is a concrete verb. Its counterpart, водить, is an abstract verb.

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imperfective

perfective

Etymology 2[edit]

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Noun[edit]

ве́сти (véstif inan, f inan pl

  1. genitive singular of весть (vestʹ)
  2. dative singular of весть (vestʹ)
  3. prepositional singular of весть (vestʹ)
  4. nominative plural of весть (vestʹ)
  5. accusative plural of весть (vestʹ)

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

See ве́зати.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʋêːsti/
  • Hyphenation: вес‧ти

Verb[edit]

ве̑сти impf (Latin spelling vȇsti)

  1. (transitive, intransitive) to embroider
  2. (transitive, intransitive) to stitch

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