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EtymologyEdit

From об-(ob-) + Old Russian and Old Church Slavonic вѣтъ(větŭ, agreement), from Proto-Slavic *větъ(council, talk). Related words include наве́т(navét), изве́т(izvét), отве́т(otvét), приве́т(privét), сове́т(sovét), ве́че(véče), отвеча́ть(otvečátʹ), отве́тить(otvétitʹ), завеща́ть(zaveščátʹ), and совещаться(soveščatʹsja). Probably cognate with Polish witać(to welcome).

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обе́т ‎(obétm inan ‎(genitive обе́та, nominative plural обе́ты, genitive plural обе́тов)

  1. vow, promise
  2. pledge

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