дихание

BulgarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *dyxanьje, verbal noun of Bulgarian дихам (diham), from Proto-Slavic *dyxati (to breathe). Loaned into Romanian dihanie.

NounEdit

диха́ние (dihánien

  1. (dated, obsolete) breathing, exhalation
  2. (dated) animate one (creature with soul)
  3. (poetic) breath (air expelled from the lungs)
  4. (poetic) aroma
    цветята изпълваха стаята със своето дихание
    cvetjata izpǎlvaha stajata sǎs svoeto dihanie
    the flowers filled the room with their aroma
    Synonym: миризма (mirizma)

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Further readingEdit

  • дихам, дихвам, дихна”, in Georgiev Vl. I., editor, Български етимологичен речник [Bulgarian Etymological Dictionary] (in Bulgarian), volume 1, Sofia: Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, 1971, page 398

ReferencesEdit

  • дихание in Rečnik na bǎlgarskija ezik (Institut za bǎlgarski ezik)