положение

BulgarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Church Slavonic положение (položenie), borrowed from Old East Slavic положение (položenie).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [poɫoˈʒeniɛ]
  • Hyphenation: по‧ло‧же‧ние

NounEdit

положе́ние (položénien

  1. position, location
    изходно положениеizhodno položeniefirst position
  2. condition, state

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ReferencesEdit

  • Duridanov I., Račeva M., Todorov T., editors (1996), “положение”, in Български етимологичен речник [Bulgarian Etymological Dictionary] (in Bulgarian), volume 5, Sofia: Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, page 505
  • положение in Rečnik na bǎlgarskija ezik (Institut za bǎlgarski ezik)

RussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

положи́ть (položítʹ, to put, to lay) +‎ -е́ние (-énije)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [pəɫɐˈʐɛnʲɪje]
  • (file)

NounEdit

положе́ние (položénijen inan (genitive положе́ния, nominative plural положе́ния, genitive plural положе́ний)

  1. position, location
  2. situation
    па́товое положе́ниеpátovoje položénije(chess) stalemate (literally, “stalemate situation”)
  3. state, condition
    в интере́сном положе́нии (euphemism)v interésnom položéniipregnant (literally, “in an interesting state”)
  4. standing
  5. thesis
  6. (in the plural) regulations

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