granica

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Lower Sorbian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *granica.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

granica f

  1. border (line or frontier area separating regions)

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • Muka, Arnošt (1921, 1928), “granica”, in Słownik dolnoserbskeje rěcy a jeje narěcow (in German), St. Petersburg, Prague: ОРЯС РАН, ČAVU; Reprinted Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag, 2008
  • Starosta, Manfred (1999), “granica”, in Dolnoserbsko-nimski słownik / Niedersorbisch-deutsches Wörterbuch (in German), Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag

Polish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Proto-Slavic *granica.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡraˈɲi.t͡sa/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -it͡sa
  • Syllabification: gra‧ni‧ca

Noun[edit]

granica f

  1. border; frontier
  2. (mathematics) limit

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

adjective
adverb
noun

Descendants[edit]

  • German: Grenze

Further reading[edit]

  • granica in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • granica in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *granica. Compare grána. Related to Lower Sorbian granica, Polish granica, Slovene gránica, Slovak hranica, Czech hranice and German Grenze.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡrǎnit͡sa/
  • Hyphenation: gra‧ni‧ca

Noun[edit]

grànica f (Cyrillic spelling гра̀ница)

  1. border
    državna granicacountry border
    preći granicuto cross the border
  2. boundary, limit
    Unutar granica zakona.Within the boundaries of law.
    Prešao si granicu!you crossed the line! (literally, “You crossed the limit!”)

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • granica” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *granica. Related to Lower Sorbian granica, Serbo-Croatian grànica, Polish granica, Slovak hranica, Czech hranice and German Grenze.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

grȃnica f

  1. (archaic) border

Inflection[edit]

Feminine, a-stem
nom. sing. gránica
gen. sing. gránice
singular dual plural
nominative gránica gránici gránice
accusative gránico gránici gránice
genitive gránice gránic gránic
dative gránici gránicama gránicam
locative gránici gránicah gránicah
instrumental gránico gránicama gránicami

Synonyms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

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