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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *nositi, iterative form of *nesti (whence also нести́ (nestí)).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [nɐˈsʲitʲ]
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VerbEdit

носи́ть (nosítʹimpf (perfective износи́ть or наноси́ть or сноси́ть or относи́ть)

  1. to carry, to bear
  2. (by wind, by water) carry along, drive
  3. to wear

Usage notesEdit

Носить and its perfective counterparts, износить, наносить, сносить, относить are in the class of Russian abstract verbs. Its counterpart, нести, is in the class of Russian concrete verbs.

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