дело

BulgarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *dělo.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

де́ло (délon

  1. work, deed, act
    Synonyms: работа (rabota), действие (dejstvie), постъпка (postǎpka)
  2. achievement
    Synonym: постижение (postiženie)
  3. cause, goal, aim, principle
    Synonym: кауза (kauza)
  4. case, lawsuit
  5. a particular discipline or branch of learning, science
    аптечно делоaptečno delopharmacy
    военно делоvoenno delomilitary science
  6. file (a collection of papers collated and archived together)

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MacedonianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *dělo.

NounEdit

дело (delon (plural дела)

  1. work, deed, act

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RussianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈdʲeɫə]
  • (file)

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Slavic *dělo, from Proto-Slavic *děti, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰeh₁-, whence English deed, fact and affair.

NounEdit

де́ло (délon inan (genitive де́ла, nominative plural дела́, genitive plural дел, related adjective делово́й, diminutive де́льце)

  1. affair, matter, concern
    Министе́рство иностра́нных делMinistérstvo inostránnyx delMinistry of Foreign Affairs
    У меня́ сложи́лась карти́на основны́х фа́ктов по э́тому де́лу.
    U menjá složílasʹ kartína osnovnýx fáktov po étomu délu.
    I have a grip of the essential facts of this case.
    (literally, “A picture of core facts to this case took shape for me.”)
  2. work, business
    Как дела́?Kak delá?How are you? (informal)
    Как дела́ иду́т?Kak delá idút?How are you? (formal)
  3. art, science
    золоты́х дел ма́стерzolotýx del mástera master goldsmith (literally, “a master of the golden arts”)
    го́рное де́лоgórnoje délomining (literally, “mountain science”)
  4. deed, act, action
  5. (law) case, investigation
    На него́ заведено́ уголо́вное де́ло.Na nevó zavedenó ugolóvnoje délo.He is the subject of a criminal case.
  6. (law enforcement) file, dossier
    вы́писка из его́ ли́чного де́лаvýpiska iz jevó líčnovo délaa copy of a page from his police file
  7. cause
    пра́вое де́лоprávoje délojust cause
  8. in expressions
    Не де́ло.Ne délo.That's not a good idea.
    Но де́ло да́же не в э́том.No délo dáže ne v étom.It's not even that. / That's not even what the problem is.
    Э́то де́ло не хи́трое.Éto délo ne xítroje.It is very simple; A child could do it.
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Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

VerbEdit

де́ло (délo)

  1. neuter singular past indicative perfective of деть (detʹ)

Serbo-CroatianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *dělo.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /dêlo/
  • Hyphenation: де‧ло

NounEdit

де̏ло n (Latin spelling dȅlo)

  1. work
  2. piece of work
  3. deed, act

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