полис

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Etymology 1[edit]

Probably derived from Middle French policie

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  • IPA(key): [ˈpolʲɪs]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

по́лис (pólism inan (genitive по́лиса, nominative plural по́лисы, genitive plural по́лисов)

  1. policy
    страхово́й по́лисstraxovój pólisinsurance policy

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Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from Ancient Greek πόλις (pólis)

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по́лис (pólism inan (genitive по́лиса, nominative plural по́лисы, genitive plural по́лисов)

  1. (historical) polis (a Greek city-state)

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Etymology 3[edit]

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Noun[edit]

поли́с (polísm inan (genitive поли́са, uncountable)

  1. police

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