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RussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *kortъkъ. Doublet of кра́ткий (krátkij), a borrowing from Old Church Slavonic.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [kɐˈrotkʲɪj]
  • (file)

AdjectiveEdit

коро́ткий (korótkij) (comparative (по)коро́че, superlative са́мый коро́ткий)

  1. short, brief
  2. (figuratively) intimate
  3. (short form only) too short, shorter than necessary (of clothing and shoes)
    мне э́ти штаны́ коротки́mne éti štaný korotkíthese trousers are too short for me

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UkrainianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *kortъkъ cognate with Russian коро́ткий (korótkij)

PronunciationEdit

IPA(key): [kɔˈrɔtkei̯]

AdjectiveEdit

короткий (korotkyj)

  1. brief , short, concise

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