Last modified on 22 August 2014, at 06:12

жалкий

RussianEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

жа́лкий (žálkij)

  1. pitiable
  2. miserable, pitiful, wretched
  3. pathetic
    Он даже и жальче меня (on dáže i žál’če menjá) — He is even more pitiful than I.

QuotationsEdit

  • Можете стоять в любой самой жалкой позе. — Evgeny Shvarts, Тень (Shadow)
    Móžete stojátʹ v ljubój sámoj žálkoj póze.
    You can stand at any position most miserable.

DeclensionEdit

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

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