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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *dāvàti. Composed as if from дать (datʹ) +‎ -ва́ть (-vátʹ).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [dɐˈvatʲ]
  • (file)

VerbEdit

дава́ть (davátʹimpf (perfective дать)

  1. to give
  2. to let, to allow
  3. to hit, to strike, to clip
  4. (slang) to put out, to consent to sex

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