копие

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Bulgarian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *kopьje (stabber), originally a substantivation of a deverbal adjective from копа́я (kopája, to dig) +‎ -ие (-ie).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ко́пие (kópien

  1. spear, javelin, lance
    Synonym: сулица (sulica)
Alternative forms[edit]
Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • копие¹ in Rečnik na bǎlgarskija ezik (Institut za bǎlgarski ezik)
  • копие¹ in Rečnik na bǎlgarskija ezik (Čitanka.Info)

Etymology 2[edit]

Back-formation from an earlier ко́пия (kópija) (reinterpreted as plural), a borrowing from Italian copia (copy).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ко́пие (kópien

  1. copy, duplicate
  2. counterpart
  3. (by extension) imitation, counterfeit
Alternative forms[edit]
Declension[edit]
Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • копие² in Rečnik na bǎlgarskija ezik (Institut za bǎlgarski ezik)
  • копие² in Rečnik na bǎlgarskija ezik (Čitanka.Info)