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Ukrainian ‘лице’

The database knows following meanings of the Ukrainian word ‘лице’:

  • face
  • cheek
  • facing, outside

Semasiological map for ‘*lice’

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

Ukrainian ‘лице’:

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

NB: No information yet for Macedonian.

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

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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