душман

MacedonianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Ottoman Turkish دشمان(düşman), from Persian دشمن(došman).

NounEdit

душман (dušmanm (plural душмани)

  1. enemy, fiend (an aggressive one)

RussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Ottoman Turkish دشمان(düşman), from Persian دشمن(došman).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

душма́н (dušmánm anim (genitive душма́на, nominative plural душма́ны, genitive plural душма́нов)

  1. (Turkestan, Afghanistan) mujahid, enemy

DeclensionEdit


Serbo-CroatianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Ottoman Turkish دشمان(düşman), from Persian دشمن(došman). Akin to душма̀нлук and ди̑н-ду̏шман.

PronunciationEdit

  • (dùšmān): IPA(key): /dûʃman/
  • (dùšmān): IPA(key): /dǔʃmaːn/
  • Hyphenation: душ‧ман

NounEdit

ду̏шман m (Latin spelling dȕšman) or ду̀шма̄н m (Latin spelling dùšmān)

  1. (expressively) enemy
    Synonym: нѐпријатељ

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • душман” in Hrvatski jezični portal
  • Škaljić, Abdulah (1966) Turcizmi u srpskohrvatskom jeziku, Sarajevo: Svjetlost, page 229

TajikEdit

NounEdit

Dari Persian دشمن
Iranian Persian
Tajik душман (dušman)

душман (dušman) (plural душманон)

  1. enemy
    Баъд аз 3 соли ҷанг бо душманони дохиливу хориҷӣ болшевикон тавонистанд ҳакимятро дар собиқ Империяи Русия ба даст оранд.Baʾd az 3 soli jang bo dušmanoni doxilivu xorijī bolševikon tavonistand hakimyatro dar sobiq Imperiyayi Rusiya ba dast orand.(please add an English translation of this usage example)

InflectionEdit

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