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BulgarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *orbota, from *orbъ (slave) + *-ota.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

работа (rabotaf

  1. work
  2. job

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MacedonianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *orbota, from *orbъ + *-ota.

NounEdit

работа (rabotaf

  1. work, labor
  2. job
  3. thing, stuff

Old Church SlavonicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *orbota, from *orbъ + *-ota.

NounEdit

работа (rabotaf

  1. servitude

RussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old East Slavic робота (robota), from Proto-Slavic *orbòta. Cognate with Old Church Slavonic работа (rabota), whence spelling.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [rɐˈbotə]
  • (file)

NounEdit

рабо́та (rabótaf inan (genitive рабо́ты, nominative plural рабо́ты, genitive plural рабо́т)

  1. work
    Рабо́та кипи́т.Rabóta kipít.The work is in full swing.
  2. labor, toil
  3. assignment, task
    кропотли́вая рабо́таkropotlívaja rabótalaborious task
  4. job, occupation

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Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *orbota (hard work, slavery) derived from *orbъ (slave), ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *h₃erbʰ (to change or evolve status), the predecessor to *h₃órbʰos (orphan). Cognate with German Arbeit, Dutch arbeid, and Middle English arveth (difficult; hard).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /rǎbota/
  • Hyphenation: ра‧бо‧та

NounEdit

ра̀бота f (Latin spelling ràbota)

  1. (usually derogatory) work, labor, deed, doing

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