policija

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Latvian[edit]

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Policija Rīgā

Noun[edit]

policija f (4th declension)

  1. police (security organ of a state)
    policijas iecirknispolice station
    dienēt policijāto serve in the police
    policijas priekšniekspolice chief
    drošības policijasecurity police
    politiskā policijapolitical police
    kriminālā policija, kriminālpolicijacriminal police
    slepenā policija, slepenpolicijasecret police
    policijas stundacurfew (lit. police hour)
  2. (collective) police (people who work in this security organ)
    Ieradās policija.The police arrived.
  3. police station (building where the police works)
    ierasties policijāto come to the police
    Viņš mani pavadīja uz policiju.He accompanied me to the police.

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Lithuanian[edit]

Lithuanian Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin polītīa, from Ancient Greek πολῑτείᾱ (polīteíā), via Polish policja.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /poːˈlʲɪt͡sʲɪjɐ/

Noun[edit]

polìcija f (plural polìcijos) stress pattern 1

  1. police (an administrative institution to maintain public security and order)
  2. police station (the building where this institution works)
  3. (collectively) police officers (the people who work in this institution)

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Further reading[edit]

  • policija”, in Lietuvių kalbos žodynas [Dictionary of the Lithuanian language], lkz.lt, 1941–2022
  • policija”, in Dabartinės lietuvių kalbos žodynas [Dictionary of contemporary Lithuanian], ekalba.lt, 1954–2022
  • Fraenkel, Ernst (1955, 1962–1965) Litauisches etymologisches Wörterbuch[1], volume I–II, Heidelberg-Göttingen: Carl Winter and Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /polǐt͡sija/
  • Hyphenation: po‧li‧ci‧ja
  • Rhymes: -ija

Noun[edit]

polìcija f (Cyrillic spelling полѝција)

  1. police

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Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin polītīa, from Ancient Greek πολῑτείᾱ (polīteíā), compare German Polizei, Italian polizia.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

policȋja f

  1. police

Inflection[edit]

Feminine, a-stem
nom. sing. policíja
gen. sing. policíje
singular dual plural
nominative policíja policíji policíje
accusative policíjo policíji policíje
genitive policíje policíj policíj
dative policíji policíjama policíjam
locative policíji policíjah policíjah
instrumental policíjo policíjama policíjami

Further reading[edit]

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