пословица

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Macedonian[edit]

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Noun[edit]

пословица (poslovicaf (related adjective пословичен)

  1. proverb

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Russian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Proto-Slavic *poslovica.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [pɐsˈɫovʲɪt͡sə]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

посло́вица (poslóvicaf inan (genitive посло́вицы, nominative plural посло́вицы, genitive plural посло́виц)

  1. proverb, saying, adage (communicating a lesson or important truth)
    Как в посло́вице говори́тся: "Арте́льный горшо́к гу́ще кипи́т".
    Kak v poslóvice govorítsja: "Artélʹnyj goršók gúšče kipít".
    As the saying goes: "With a helper a thousand things are possible".

Usage notes[edit]

The Russian terms погово́рка (pogovórka) and посло́вица (poslóvica) both translate to proverb or saying in English, but have subtly different usage in Russian:

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Noun[edit]

пословица f (Latin spelling poslovica)

  1. proverb

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