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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *žiti (compare Belarusian жыць (žycʹ), Ukrainian жи́ти (žýty), Old Church Slavonic жити (žiti)), from Proto-Indo-European *gʷeih₃w- (to live). Cognate to Lithuanian gyvénti, Sanskrit जीवति (jīvati), Latin vīvō.

VerbEdit

жыти́ (žŷtý)

  1. to live
    Што робити, жебы долго жыти?Što robyty, žebŷ dolho žŷty?What to do to live longer?
  2. to reside