policija

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See also: policijā

Latvian[edit]

 policija on Latvian Wikipedia
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:
Wikipedia lt

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, 1941–2024
  • policija”, in Dabartinės lietuvių kalbos žodynas [Dictionary of contemporary Lithuanian], ekalba.lt, 1954–2024
  • 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]

The diacritics used in this section of the entry are non-tonal. If you are a native tonal speaker, please help by adding the tonal marks.
Feminine, a-stem
nom. sing. policíja
gen. sing. policíje
singular dual plural
nominative
(imenovȃlnik)
policíja policíji policíje
genitive
(rodȋlnik)
policíje policíj policíj
dative
(dajȃlnik)
policíji policíjama policíjam
accusative
(tožȋlnik)
policíjo policíji policíje
locative
(mẹ̑stnik)
policíji policíjah policíjah
instrumental
(orọ̑dnik)
policíjo policíjama policíjami

Further reading[edit]

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