плясать

RussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old East Slavic плꙗсати (pljasati, to dance), from Proto-Slavic *plęsati (to dance). Gothic 𐍀𐌻𐌹𐌽𐍃𐌾𐌰𐌽 (plinsjan) is a borrowing from some Slavic language.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [plʲɪˈsatʲ]
  • (file)

VerbEdit

пляса́ть (pljasátʹimpf (perfective спляса́ть)

  1. to dance, to esp. to do folk dancing
  2. (colloquial) to caper, to hop

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imperfective

perfective

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ReferencesEdit

  • Vasmer, Max (1964–1973), “плясать”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Oleg Trubačóv, Moscow: Progress
  • Černyx, P. Ja. (1999), “плясать”, in Istoriko-etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Historical-Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), volume 2, 3rd reprint edition, Moscow: Russkij jazyk, page 46