между

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See also: междю and между-

Bulgarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *meďu, from Proto-Indo-European *médʰyos.

Pronunciation[edit]

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ме́жду (méždu)

  1. between (in the position or interval that separates two things)

Russian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Old Church Slavonic междоу (meždu), from Proto-Slavic *meďu, from Proto-Indo-European *médʰyos. Compare true East Slavic меж (mež).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈmʲeʐdʊ]
  • (file)

Preposition[edit]

ме́жду (méždu)

  1. (with instrumental, rarely with genitive) between, among

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References[edit]

  • Vasmer, Max (1964–1973), “между”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Oleg Trubačóv, Moscow: Progress