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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *ležati, from Proto-Indo-European *legʰ-.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [lʲɪˈʐatʲ]
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VerbEdit

лежа́ть (ležátʹimpf (perfective лечь or полежа́ть)

  1. to lie (to be in a horizontal position)
    Ма́льчик лежа́л на излече́нии.Málʹčik ležál na izlečénii.A boy lay in recovery.
  2. to be situated
  3. to rest, to be incumbent

ConjugationEdit

Derived termsEdit

imperfective

perfective

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