Last modified on 26 April 2015, at 23:10

первый

RussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *pьrvъ (first), from Proto-Balto-Slavic *pírʔwos, from Proto-Indo-European *prH-uo-.

PronunciationEdit

IPA(key): [ˈpʲervɨj]

AdjectiveEdit

пе́рвый (pérvyj)

  1. first
    пе́рвый день неде́лиpérvyj denʹ nedéli ― the first day of the week
  2. chief, main

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DeclensionEdit

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

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