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по-

MacedonianEdit

PronunciationEdit

PrefixEdit

по- (po-)

  1. A prefix indicating the delimitative aspect.
    спиеto sleep
    поспиеto have some sleep, sleep a little
  2. A prefix indicating the perfective aspect.
    влечеto pull (impf.)
    повлечеto pull, give a tug (pf.)
  3. A comparative prefix in adjectives and adverbs.
    ефтинcheap
    поефтинcheaper
    честоoften
    почестоmore often

RussianEdit

PrefixEdit

по- (po)

  1. perfective aspect
    идти́ (idtí) — to go (imperfective)
    пойти́ (pojtí) — to go (perfective)
  2. for a while, a little
    говори́ть (govorítʹ) — to talk
    поговори́ть (pogovorítʹ) — to have a talk, to talk a little
  3. place names
    Поволжье (Povolžʹje) — Volga Region
    поволжские немцы (povolžskije nemcy) — Volga Germans
    Полабская долина (Polabskaja dolina) — Elbe River Basin
    полабские славяне (polabskije slavjane) — Polabian Slavs
    Померания (Pomeranija) — Pomerania