меря

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See also: мэра and мера

Bulgarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Proto-Slavic *měriti. Morphologically, equivalent to ме́ра (méra, measure, extend) +‎ (-ja).

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Verb[edit]

ме́ря (mérjaimpf (perfective мя́рвам or мя́рна)

  1. (intransitive) to measure, to estimate
  2. to try on (clothing)
  3. (transitive) to aim at, to target
  4. (reflexive) (~ се) to weigh oneself
  5. (reflexive, intransitive) (~ се) to compare (+ с (s), to someone), to match
    с не́я той не се ме́ри
    s néja toj ne se méri
    he doesn't compare to her, he doesn't measure up to her
  6. (reflexive) (~ се) to aim (+ в (v), at something/someone)

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References[edit]

  • меря in Rečnik na bǎlgarskija ezik (Institut za bǎlgarski ezik)
  • меря in Rečnik na bǎlgarskija ezik (Čitanka.Info)
  • Georgiev Vl. I., editor (1986) , “меря”, in Български етимологичен речник [Bulgarian Etymological Dictionary] (in Bulgarian), volume 3, Sofia: Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, page 751

Russian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈmʲerʲə]
  • (file)

Participle[edit]

ме́ря (mérja)

  1. present adverbial imperfective participle of ме́рить (méritʹ)