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лгать

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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *lъgati (compare Serbo-Croatian лагати, Bulgarian лъжа (lǎža)), ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *lewgʰ-, whence also English lie, German lügen.

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VerbEdit

лгать (lgatʹimpf (perfective солга́ть or налга́ть)

  1. lie, tell lies
    лгать кому́-либо в глаза́ — to lie to someone's face

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