рубеж

RussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Old Church Slavonic рубежь ‎(rubežĭ), from Proto-Slavic *rǫbežь, from *rǫbiti ‎(to chop, hem) + *-ežь.

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NounEdit

рубе́ж ‎(rubéžm inan ‎(genitive рубежа́, nominative plural рубежи́)

  1. boundary, border, borderline, frontier (the line or frontier area separating regions)
  2. line

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ReferencesEdit

  • рубеж in Max Vasmer (1986), Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language], in 4 vols (second edition), Moscow: Progress — Translated from German and supplemented by O. N. Trubačóv
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