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MacedonianEdit

NounEdit

соперник ‎(sopernikm ‎(plural соперници)

  1. rival, adversary, opponent

RussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old East Slavic супьрьникъ(supĭrĭnikŭ), ultimately from Proto-Slavic *sǫ-, *perti(to beat, press up, balk).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [sɐˈpʲernʲɪk]
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NounEdit

сопе́рник ‎(sopérnikm anim ‎(genitive сопе́рника, nominative plural сопе́рники, genitive plural сопе́рников, feminine сопе́рница)

  1. rival, adversary, opponent
  2. antagonist

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ReferencesEdit

  • Fasmer, Maks (1964–1973), “соперник”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Trubačev O. N., Moscow: Progress
  • Sreznevskij, I. I. (1912), “соперник”, in Materialy dlja slovarja drevne-russkago jazyka po pisʹmennym pamjatnikam [Materials for the Dictionary of the Old Russian Language According to Written Monuments] (in Russian), volume 3, Saint Petersburg: Imperial Academy of Sciences, page 626