Bulgarian edit

Pronunciation edit

  • по́чва: IPA(key): [ˈpɔt͡ʃvɐ] (present indicative or aorist)
  • почва́: IPA(key): [pot͡ʃˈva] (aorist only)

Verb edit

по́чва (póčva)

  1. third-person singular present indicative of по́чвам (póčvam)

Verb edit

по́чва or почва́ (póčva or počvá)

  1. second-person singular aorist indicative of по́чвам (póčvam)
  2. third-person singular aorist indicative of по́чвам (póčvam)

Macedonian edit

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

почва (počvaf (relational adjective почвен)

  1. soil, ground

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Russian edit

Etymology edit

Inherited from Old East Slavic подъшьва (podŭšĭva, sole (bottom); foundation), ultimately from Proto-Slavic *šiti (to sew). Doublet of подо́шва (podóšva, sole, (mountain) foot).

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): [ˈpot͡ɕvə]
  • (file)

Noun edit

по́чва (póčvaf inan (genitive по́чвы, nominative plural по́чвы, genitive plural почв, relational adjective по́чвенный)

  1. earth, soil, ground (mixture of sand and organic material)
  2. basis, base, ground

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References edit

  • Vasmer, Max (1964–1973), “почва”, in , Oleg Trubachyov, transl., Этимологический словарь русского языка [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), Moscow: Progress
  • Chernykh, P. Ja. (1993), “почва”, in Историко-этимологический словарь русского языка [Historical-Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), volume 1 (а – пантомима), 3rd edition, Moscow: Russian Lang., →ISBN, page 62
  • Sreznevsky, Izmail I. (1902), “подъшьва”, in Матеріалы для Словаря древне-русскаго языка по письменнымъ памятникамъ [Materials for the Dictionary of the Old East Slavic Language Based on Written Monuments]‎[1] (in Russian), volume 2 (Л – П), Saint Petersburg: Department of Russian Language and Literature of the Imperial Academy of Sciences, column 302