гласный

RussianEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

гла́сный (glásnyj)

  1. (linguistics) vowel
  2. public, open

NounEdit

гла́сный (glásnyjm inan, m anim

  1. (linguistics) vowel
  2. (historical) town councillor (member of the city duma)
    • 1863, Михаил Никифорович Катков, О самодержавии и конституции, 7
      Ничего искуственнаго не было въ этомъ порывѣ, побудившемъ гласныхъ новой думы выразить передъ престоломъ чувства одушевляющія всѣхъ и каждаго.
      There was nothing artificial in this impulse that prompted the councillors of the new town council to express the feelings animating one and all before the throne.

DeclensionEdit

* Note: Letter "г (g)" in endings "-ого" / "-его" for genitive singular masculine and neuter and accusative masculine singular animate is pronounced as /v/, not /g/.

Related termsEdit

Last modified on 7 March 2014, at 10:30