пёстрый

RussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old East Slavic пьстръ (pĭstrŭ), from Proto-Slavic *pьstrъ (variegated).

AdjectiveEdit

пёстрый (pjóstryj)

  1. variegated, motley
  2. multicoloured
  3. (colloquial, figuratively) mixed
  4. (colloquial) florid

DeclensionEdit

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

Last modified on 26 February 2014, at 12:05