Russian edit

Alternative forms edit

Etymology edit

Inherited from Proto-Slavic *klětь.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): [klʲetʲ]
  • (file)

Noun edit

клеть (kletʹf inan (genitive кле́ти, nominative plural кле́ти, genitive plural кле́тей, diminutive клету́шка)

  1. (dated) closet, storeroom
  2. (mining) cage

Declension edit

Descendants edit

  • Yiddish: קלייט (kleyt)