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EtymologyEdit

From sub +‎ teni, perhaps a calque of English sustain, German unterhalten, Russian подде́рживать (poddérživatʹ) and Polish podtrzymywać.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /subˈteni/
  • Hyphenation: sub‧te‧ni
  • Rhymes: -eni

VerbEdit

subteni (present subtenas, past subtenis, future subtenos, conditional subtenus, volitive subtenu)

  1. (transitive) to support, encourage

ConjugationEdit