недъг

BulgarianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *nedǫgъ/*nedugъ. Akin to Banat Bulgarian дужий (dužij, capable, powerful).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

недъ́г (nedǎ́gm

  1. disability, handicap (physical or mental)
  2. inborn trauma
  3. (by extension) inborn vice, weakness
    Synonyms: порок (porok), жуда (žuda)

DeclensionEdit

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Related termsEdit

  • дуж (duž, capable, powerful) (dialectal, rare)

ReferencesEdit

  • недъг in Rečnik na bǎlgarskija ezik (Institut za bǎlgarski ezik)
  • недъг in Rečnik na bǎlgarskija ezik (Čitanka.Info)
  • Georgiev Vl. I., Duridanov I., editors (1995) , “недъг”, in Български етимологичен речник [Bulgarian Etymological Dictionary] (in Bulgarian), volume 4, Sofia: Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, page 599