мало

See also: мяло

RussianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old East Slavic малъ (malŭ), from Proto-Slavic *malъ, from Proto-Indo-European *(s)mal-, *(s)mel-.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈmaɫə]
  • (file)

AdverbEdit

ма́ло (málo) (comparative (по)ме́ньше or (по)ме́нее)

  1. little, few
    Antonym: мно́го (mnógo)
  2. too little, too few
Derived termsEdit

PredicativeEdit

ма́ло (málo)

  1. it is too little, it is insufficient, it is not enough

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

мало́ (maló)

  1. short neuter singular of ма́лый (mályj)
  2. short neuter singular of ма́ленький (málenʹkij)

RusynEdit

AdverbEdit

мало (malo)

  1. little, few, some
    Втогды было барз мало.
    Vtohdŷ bŷlo barz malo.
    Then there was very little amount of.
  2. slightly, somewhat, vaguely (to a small but perceptible degree)

Serbo-CroatianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /mâlo/
  • Hyphenation: ма‧ло

AdverbEdit

ма̏ло (Latin spelling mȁlo) (+ genitive case)

  1. little, few, some
  2. slightly, somewhat, vaguely (to a small but perceptible degree)
  3. barely, hardly (anyone, anywhere)

UkrainianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old East Slavic малъ (malŭ), from Proto-Slavic *malъ.

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

ма́ло (málo) (comparative менш or ме́нше)

  1. a little, few, some
    Antonyms: бага́то (baháto), мно́го (mnóho) (rare)

ReferencesEdit

  • мало in Bilodid, I. K., editor, Slovnyk ukrajinsʹkoji movy, Kiev: Naukova Dumka, 1970–1980
  • мало in Horox (slovozmina)
  • мало in Slovnyk - portal ukrajinsʹkoji movy ta kulʹtury