летописец

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Macedonian[edit]

Noun[edit]

летописец (letopisecm

  1. chronicler, annalist

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Russian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Per Shansky and Zhuravlev, calque of Ancient Greek χρονογράφος (khronográphos, chronicler, annalist, literally time-writer), from ле́то (léto, year) +‎ -о- (-o-) +‎ писа́ть (pisátʹ, to write) +‎ -ец (-ec).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [lʲɪtɐˈpʲisʲɪt͡s]

Noun[edit]

летопи́сец (letopísecm anim or m inan (genitive летопи́сца, nominative plural летопи́сцы, genitive plural летопи́сцев)

  1. (animate) chronicler, annalist
  2. (inanimate) chronicle

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References[edit]

  • Šanskij N. M., Žuravlev A. F., editors (2007), “летописец”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), volume 10, Moscow: Moscow University Press, page 87