intelligentsia

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Russian интеллиге́нция (intelligéncija) or Polish inteligencja, from Latin intellegentia (intelligence). Doublet of intelligence.

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Noun[edit]

intelligentsia (countable and uncountable, plural intelligentsias)

  1. (politics) The intellectual elite of a society, particularly in Marxist doctrine.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ intelligentsia”, in Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary
  2. ^ Oxford English Dictionary (2007)

Danish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Russian интеллиге́нция (intelligéncija), from Italian intellighenzia, from Latin intelligentia.

Noun[edit]

intelligentsia c (singular definite intelligentsiaen, plural indefinite intelligentsiaer)

  1. intelligentsia

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Russian интеллиге́нция (intelligéncija), from Italian intellighenzia, from Latin intelligentia.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈintelːiɡentsiɑ/, [ˈin̪t̪e̞lːiˌɡe̞nts̠iɑ]
  • Rhymes: -entsiɑ
  • Syllabification(key): in‧tel‧li‧gent‧si‧a

Noun[edit]

intelligentsia

  1. intelligentsia

Declension[edit]

Inflection of intelligentsia (Kotus type 12/kulkija, no gradation)
nominative intelligentsia intelligentsiat
genitive intelligentsian intelligentsioiden
intelligentsioitten
partitive intelligentsiaa intelligentsioita
illative intelligentsiaan intelligentsioihin
singular plural
nominative intelligentsia intelligentsiat
accusative nom. intelligentsia intelligentsiat
gen. intelligentsian
genitive intelligentsian intelligentsioiden
intelligentsioitten
intelligentsiainrare
partitive intelligentsiaa intelligentsioita
inessive intelligentsiassa intelligentsioissa
elative intelligentsiasta intelligentsioista
illative intelligentsiaan intelligentsioihin
adessive intelligentsialla intelligentsioilla
ablative intelligentsialta intelligentsioilta
allative intelligentsialle intelligentsioille
essive intelligentsiana intelligentsioina
translative intelligentsiaksi intelligentsioiksi
instructive intelligentsioin
abessive intelligentsiatta intelligentsioitta
comitative intelligentsioineen
Possessive forms of intelligentsia (type kulkija)
possessor singular plural
1st person intelligentsiani intelligentsiamme
2nd person intelligentsiasi intelligentsianne
3rd person intelligentsiansa

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /in.te.li.ʒɛnt.sja/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

intelligentsia f (plural intelligentsias)

  1. intelligentsia

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Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

intelligentsia f (plural intelligentsias)

  1. intelligentsia (intellectual élite)

Swedish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Russian интеллиге́нция (intelligéncija), from Latin intellegentia (intelligence).

Noun[edit]

intelligentsia c

  1. intelligentsia

Declension[edit]

Declension of intelligentsia 
Uncountable
Indefinite Definite
Nominative intelligentsia intelligentsian
Genitive intelligentsias intelligentsians

References[edit]