duša

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See also: dusa, dúsa, dusā, and Duša

Latvian[edit]

Noun[edit]

duša f (4th declension)

  1. shower

Declension[edit]


Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *dušà. Cognate with Bulgarian душа (duša), Macedonian душа (duša), Russian душа́ (dušá), Ukrainian душа́ (dušá), Belarusian душа́ (dušá), Czech duše, Polabian dausă, Polish dusza, Slovak duša, Slovene dúša, Kashubian dësza, Upper Sorbian duša, Lower Sorbian duša, Old Church Slavonic доуша (duša).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /dǔːʃa/
  • Hyphenation: du‧ša

Noun[edit]

dúša f (Cyrillic spelling ду́ша)

  1. soul
  2. spirit

Declension[edit]

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Slovak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *dušà. Cognate with Bulgarian душа (duša), Macedonian душа (duša), Russian душа́ (dušá), Ukrainian душа́ (dušá), Belarusian душа́ (dušá), Serbo-Croatian ду́ша, dúša, Czech duše, Polabian dausă, Polish dusza, Slovene dúša, Kashubian dësza, Upper Sorbian duša, Lower Sorbian duša, Old Church Slavonic доуша (duša).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

duša f (genitive singular duše, nominative plural duše, genitive plural duší, declension pattern of ulica)

  1. soul
  2. spirit
  3. inner tube of a tire/tyre

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • duša in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *dušà. Cognate with Bulgarian душа (duša), Macedonian душа (duša), Russian душа́ (dušá), Ukrainian душа́ (dušá), Belarusian душа́ (dušá), Serbo-Croatian ду́ша, dúša, Czech duše, Polabian dausă, Polish dusza, Slovak duša, Kashubian dësza, Upper Sorbian duša, Lower Sorbian duša, Old Church Slavonic доуша (duša).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dúša f

  1. soul (the spirit or essence of a person that is believed to live on after the person’s death)

Inflection[edit]

Feminine, a-stem
nom. sing. dúša
gen. sing. dúše
singular dual plural
nominative dúša dúši dúše
accusative dúšo dúši dúše
genitive dúše dúš dúš
dative dúši dúšama dúšam
locative dúši dúšah dúšah
instrumental dúšo dúšama dúšami

Further reading[edit]

  • duša”, in Slovarji Inštituta za slovenski jezik Frana Ramovša ZRC SAZU, portal Fran