душа

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Belarusian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old East Slavic доуша ‎(duša, soul), Proto-Slavic *duša.

Noun[edit]

душа ‎(dušáf inanimate

  1. soul, spirit

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Macedonian[edit]

Noun[edit]

душа ‎(dušaf

  1. soul
  2. (in the vocative) honey, sweetie, darling, dearie

Russian[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Old East Slavic доуша ‎(duša, soul), Proto-Slavic *duša

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

душа́ ‎(dušáf inan ‎(genitive души́, nominative plural ду́ши)

  1. soul
    от души́‎ ― ot duší ― from the heart
    душа нараспа́шку‎ ― duša naraspášku ― frank-hearted, heart on one's sleeve
    в глубине́ души́‎ ― v glubiné duší ― deep in one's heart
    брать за́ душу‎ ― bratʹ zá dušu ― touch the heart
    душа в ду́шу‎ ― duša v dúšu ― in perfect harmony/concord
    душа́ не на ме́сте‎ ― dušá ne na méste ― anxious, worried
    не по душе́‎ ― ne po dušé ― displeases
    по душе́‎ ― po dušé ― pleasant
    криви́ть душо́й‎ ― krivítʹ dušój ― to equivocate, prevaricate, bend the truth
    стоя́ть над душо́й‎ ― stojátʹ nad dušój ― to pester/harass/plague smb.
    душа́ в пя́тки ушла́‎ ― dušá v pjátki ušlá ― to have one's heart in one's mouth
    залеза́ть в ду́шу кому́-либо‎ ― zalezátʹ v dúšu komú-libo ― to worm oneself into smb.'s confidence
    души́ не ча́ять‎ ― duší ne čájatʹ ― to worship, to dote
    ско́лько душе́ уго́дно‎ ― skólʹko dušé ugódno ― to one's heart's content
    с душо́й‎ ― s dušój ― with spirit/feeling/zeal
    плева́ть в ду́шу‎ ― plevátʹ v dúšu ― to trample on smb.'s feelings
    береди́ть ду́шу‎ ― beredítʹ dúšu ― to stir up old feelings
    изли́ть ду́шу‎ ― izlítʹ dúšu ― to pour one's heart out
    на ду́шу населе́ния
    na dúšu naselénija
    per capita of the population
  2. spirit
  3. darling
    душа́ моя́!‎ ― dušá mojá! ― my dear!
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Etymology 2[edit]

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Noun[edit]

ду́ша ‎(dúšam inan

  1. genitive singular of душ ‎(duš)

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *duša.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /dǔːʃa/
  • Hyphenation: ду‧ша

Noun[edit]

ду́ша f ‎(Latin spelling dúša)

  1. soul
  2. spirit

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Ukrainian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old East Slavic доуша ‎(duša, soul), Proto-Slavic *duša.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

душа́ ‎(dušáf inan ‎(genitive душі́, nominative plural душі́)

  1. soul, spirit

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