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Russian ‘лицо’

The database knows following meanings of the Russian word ‘лицо’:

  • face
  • person
  • facing, outside

Semasiological map for ‘*lice’

The database has information related to this term for Belarusian, Bosnian, Bulgarian, Croatian, Czech, Kashubian, Polish, Serbian, Slovak, Slovenian, Lower Sorbian, Upper Sorbian and Ukrainian.

Russian ‘лицо’:

  • The Russian meaning ‘face’ is shared by Bosnian lice, Bulgarian лице, Croatian lice, Kashubian lico, Polish lico, Serbian лице, Slovenian lice and Ukrainian лице.
  • The Russian meaning ‘person’ is shared by Bosnian lice, Bulgarian лице and Serbian лице.
  • The Russian meaning ‘facing, outside’ is shared by Czech líc, Slovak líce and Ukrainian лице.
  • The meaning ‘cheek’ (not present in Russian ‘лицо’, translated as ‘щека’) is attested in Czech líce, Kashubian lico, Polish lico, Slovak líce, Slovenian lice, Lower Sorbian lico, Upper Sorbian lico and Ukrainian лице.

NB: No information yet for Macedonian.

Russian
лицо
Meaning:
  1. face
  2. person
  3. facing, outside
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Belarusian
- no corresponding term.
Russian
лицо
Meaning in Bosnian:
  1. lice / face
  2. person
  3. facing, outside
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Bosnian
lice
Meaning in Russian:
  1. лицо / face
  2. person
Russian
лицо
Meaning:
  1. face
  2. person
  3. facing, outside
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Bulgarian
лице
Meaning in Russian:
  1. лицо / face
  2. person
Russian
лицо
Meaning in Croatian:
  1. lice / face
  2. osoba / person
  3. facing, outside
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Croatian
lice
Meaning in Russian:
  • лицо / face
Russian
лицо
Meaning:
  1. face
  2. person
  3. facing, outside
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Czech
I.   líc
Meaning:
  • facing, outside
II.  líceMeaning in Russian:
  • щека / cheek
Russian
лицо
Meaning:
  1. face
  2. person
  3. facing, outside
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Kashubian
lico
Meaning in Russian:
  1. лицо / face
  2. щека / cheek
Russian
лицо
Meaning in Polish:
  1. lico / face
  2. osoba / person
  3. facing, outside
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Polish
lico
Meaning in Russian:
  1. лицо / face
  2. щека / cheek
Russian
лицо
Meaning in Serbian:
  1. лице / face
  2. person
  3. facing, outside
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Serbian
лице
Meaning in Russian:
  1. лицо / face
  2. person
Russian
лицо
Meaning:
  1. face
  2. person
  3. facing, outside
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Slovak
líce
Meaning in Russian:
  1. щека / cheek
  2. facing, outside
Russian
лицо
Meaning in Slovenian:
  1. lice / face
  2. oseba / person
  3. facing, outside
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Slovenian
lice
Meaning in Russian:
  1. лицо / face
  2. щека / cheek
Russian
лицо
Meaning:
  1. face
  2. person
  3. facing, outside
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Lower Sorbian
lico
Meaning in Russian:
  • щека / cheek
Russian
лицо
Meaning:
  1. face
  2. person
  3. facing, outside
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Upper Sorbian
lico
Meaning in Russian:
  • щека / cheek
Russian
лицо
Meaning:
  1. face
  2. person
  3. facing, outside
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Ukrainian
лице
Meaning in Russian:
  1. лицо / face
  2. щека / cheek
  3. facing, outside

Semasiological Map for *lice

*lice

Meanings:

‘face’
‘person’
‘cheek’
‘facing, outside’
no such word
no information yet
*lice
Meanings
face person cheek facing, outside
Russian лицо+++
Ukrainian лице+++
Belarusian
Polish lico++
Kashubian lico++
Lower Sorbian lico+
Upper Sorbian lico+
Czech líc+
Czech líce+
Slovak líce++
Slovenian lice++
Croatian lice+
Bosnian lice++
Serbian лице++
Bulgarian лице++
Meanings face person cheek facing, outside

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