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по- (po-)

  1. A prefix indicating the delimitative aspect.
    по- (po-) + ‎спие (spie, to sleep) → ‎поспие (pospie, to have some sleep, sleep a little)
  2. A prefix indicating the perfective aspect.
    по- (po-) + ‎влече (vleče, to pull, impf.) → ‎повлече (povleče, to pull, give a tug, pf.)
  3. A comparative prefix in adjectives and adverbs.
    по- (po-) + ‎ефтин (eftin, cheap) → ‎поефтин (poeftin, cheaper)
    по- (po-) + ‎често (često, often) → ‎почесто (počesto, more often)

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по- or по́- (po- or pó-)

  1. perfective aspect
    по- (po-) + ‎-йти́ impf (-jtí, to go) → ‎пойти́ pf (pojtí, to go)
  2. (rare) imperfective aspect
    по- (po-) + ‎купи́ть pf (kupítʹ, to buy, purchase) + ‎-а́ть (-átʹ) → ‎покупа́ть impf (pokupátʹ, to buy, purchase)
  3. for a while, a little (see delimitative aspect)
    по- (po-) + ‎говори́ть impf (govorítʹ, to talk) → ‎поговори́ть pf (pogovorítʹ, to have a talk, to talk a little)
    по- (po-) + ‎лу́чше (lúčše, better) → ‎полу́чше (polúčše, a little better)
  4. place names
    по- (po-) + ‎Во́лга (Vólga, the Volga River) + ‎-ье (-ʹje) → ‎Пово́лжье (Povólžʹje, Volga Region)
    пово́лжские не́мцыpovólžskije némcyVolga Germans
    по- (po-) + ‎Ла́ба (Lába, the Elbe River) + ‎-ский (-skij) + ‎доли́на (dolína, basin) → ‎Пола́бская доли́на (Polábskaja dolína, Elbe River Basin)
    пола́бские славя́неpolábskije slavjánePolabian Slavs
    ПомеранияPomeranijaPomerania

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