просить

RussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *prositi, from Proto-Indo-European *preḱ-, whence English pray and precarious.

Indo-European cognates include Persian پرسیدن‎, Northern Kurdish pirsîn, Sanskrit पृच्छति (pṛccháti), Armenian հարց (harcʿ), Latin posco and Old English frignan.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [prɐˈsʲitʲ]
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VerbEdit

проси́ть (prosítʹimpf (perfective попроси́ть)

  1. to ask for, to request, to beg, to pray

ConjugationEdit

Derived termsEdit

imperfective

perfective

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