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рубеж

RussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Church Slavonic рубежь (rubežĭ), from Proto-Slavic *rǫbežь, from *rǫbiti (to chop, hem) + *-ežь.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

рубе́ж (rubéžm inan

  1. boundary, border, borderline, frontier (the line or frontier area separating regions)
  2. line

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ReferencesEdit

  • рубеж in Max Vasmer (1986), Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkogo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language], in 4 vols (second edition), Moscow: Progress — Translated from German and supplemented by O. N. Trubačóv