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живой

RussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *živъ, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷih₃wós (alive). Cognate to English quick and Latin vīvus.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

живо́й (živój)

  1. living, live, alive
  2. lively, vivid, vivacious, animated
  3. quick, nimble, brisk

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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