вести

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Bulgarian[edit]

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Noun[edit]

ве́сти (vésti)

  1. indefinite plural of вест (vest)

Old Church Slavonic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *vezti.

Verb[edit]

вести (vesti?

  1. to carry (by vehicle)
  2. to convey

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Etymology 2[edit]

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

Verb[edit]

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

  1. to lead
  2. to conduct

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References[edit]

  • S. C. Gardiner, Old church Slavonic: an elementary grammar, Cambridge University Press, 1984.

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 заседа́ниеvestí zasedánijeto preside over a meeting
    вести́ перегово́рыvestí peregovóryto negotiate, to conduct negotiations
    вести́ себя́vestí sebjáto behave
    пло́хо себя́ вести́plóxo sebjá vestíto behave poorly
    вести́ себя́ хорошо́vestí sebjá xorošóto acquit oneself well
  2. to drive
Usage notes[edit]

вести́ (vestí) is a concrete verb. Its counterpart, води́ть (vodítʹ), is an abstract verb.

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imperfective

perfective

Etymology 2[edit]

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Noun[edit]

ве́сти (véstif inan or f inan pl

  1. inflection of весть (vestʹ):
    1. genitive/dative/prepositional singular
    2. nominative/accusative plural

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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Ukrainian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *vesti.

Pronunciation[edit]

IPA(key): [ʋeˈstɪ]

Verb[edit]

вести́ (vestýimpf

  1. to lead, to conduct
    вести́ перемо́виниvestý peremóvynyto negotiate, to conduct negotiations
  2. to drive

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