дума

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BulgarianEdit

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NounEdit

ду́ма ‎(dúmaf

  1. word (unit of language)
  2. word, account (the thing one talks about)
  3. word, talk, conversation
  4. word, promise, pledge
  5. word, say, opinion, verdict
  6. the right to speak, floor

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External linksEdit

  • дума in Речник на българския език

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Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Slavic *duma ‎(thought).

NounEdit

дума ‎(dumaf ‎(plural думи)

  1. (regional) word (unit of language)
  2. (regional) thought

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  1. (regional)(archaic) to remember

Etymology 2Edit

From Russian ду́ма ‎(dúma), ultimately from Proto-Slavic *duma ‎(thought).

NounEdit

дума ‎(dumaf ‎(uncountable)

  1. duma (Russian legislature)
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ду́ма ‎(dúmaf inan ‎(genitive ду́мы, nominative plural ду́мы)

  1. thought, meditation
  2. duma (Russian legislature)

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UkrainianEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *duma ‎(thought, care, council), from Germanic, possibly Proto-Germanic *dōmaz ‎(judicial decision, act, thought), Gothic 𐌳𐍉𐌼𐍃 ‎(dōms, judgment, act, thought), 𐌳𐍉𐌼𐌹𐌰𐌽 ‎(dōmian, to judge), 𐌳𐍉𐌼 ‎(dōm, council, thought). Also compare modern German -tum, English -dom, doom.

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ду́ма ‎(dúmaf inan ‎(genitive ду́ми, nominative plural ду́ми)

  1. A thought, meditation, idea.
  2. A sung epic poem, of a type invented by Ukrainian Cossacks in the 16th century; a ballad, elegy.

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ReferencesEdit

  • Bilodid I. K., editor (1970–1980), “дума”, in Slovnyk ukrajinsʹkoji movy, Kiev: Naukova Dumka
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