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BulgarianEdit

NounEdit

идиот (idiótm

  1. idiot

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MacedonianEdit

NounEdit

идиот (idiotm

  1. idiot

RussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

First attested in 1803. Borrowing from Latin idiōta via French idiot or German Idiot, from Ancient Greek ἰδιώτης (idiṓtēs, a private citizen, one who has no professional knowledge, layman).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

идио́т (idiótm anim (genitive идио́та, nominative plural идио́ты, genitive plural идио́тов)

  1. idiot
    Ты тако́й идио́т.Ty takój idiót.You're such an idiot.

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ReferencesEdit

  • Vasmer, Max (1964–1973), “идиот”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Trubačev O. N., Moscow: Progress
  • Černyx, P. Ja. (1999), “идиот”, in Istoriko-etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Historical-Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), volume 1, 3rd reprint edition, Moscow: Russkij jazyk, page 336

Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin idiōta, from Ancient Greek ἰδιώτης (idiṓtēs, a private citizen, one who has no professional knowledge, layman).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /idǐot/
  • Hyphenation: и‧ди‧от

NounEdit

идѝот m (Latin spelling idìot)

  1. idiot

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