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есть

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PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Slavic *(j)ěsti, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁ed- (to eat).

VerbEdit

есть (jestʹimpf (perfective съесть or пое́сть)

  1. to eat
    есть поедом — to make smb.'s life a misery by nagging
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Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Slavic *(j)estъ, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁ést.

VerbEdit

есть (jestʹimpf

  1. (archaic) third-person singular present indicative of быть (bytʹ)
  2. am, is, are (modern usage)
  3. there is, there are (modern usage)
    то́ естьtó jestʹ ― that is, in other words, i.e.
  4. have, has

InterjectionEdit

есть (jestʹ)

  1. all right
  2. okay, right, roger
  3. (military) yessir!
  4. (nautical) aye-aye!