паплаваць

BelarusianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Cognates include Ukrainian попла́вати (poplávaty) and Russian попла́вать (poplávatʹ).

VerbEdit

папла́ваць (paplávacʹpf (imperfective пла́ваць or плыць)

  1. to float
  2. to sail
  3. to swim

Usage notesEdit

Паплаваць and пла́ваць (plávacʹ) are in the class of Belarusian abstract verbs. Their counterparts, плыць (plycʹ) and паплы́ць (paplýcʹ), are concrete verbs.

ConjugationEdit