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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *ľudъ, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁lewdʰ- (men, people).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [lʲut]
  • (file)

NounEdit

люд (ljudm inan (genitive лю́да, uncountable) (collective noun, no plural)

  1. people, folk
    ме́лкий городско́й людmélkij gorodskój ljudthe petty townfolk
    крестья́нский людkrestʹjánskij ljudpeasant folk, country folk

Usage notesEdit

The word люд, which is a collective noun, is a separate word from люди.

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