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EtymologyEdit

From Old East Slavic пиꙗнъ (pijanŭ), from Proto-Slavic *pijanъ, passive participle of *pijati, iterative aspect of *piti (to drink).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈp⁽ʲ⁾janɨj]
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AdjectiveEdit

пья́ный (pʹjányj) (comparative (по)пьяне́е or (по)пьяне́й)

  1. drunk

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NounEdit

пья́ный (pʹjányjm anim (genitive пья́ного, nominative plural пья́ные, genitive plural пья́ных, feminine пья́ная)

  1. drunk person, drunk, drunkard

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Vasmer, Max (1964–1973), “пьяный”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Trubačóv O. N., Moscow: Progress
  • Černyx, P. Ja. (1999), “пьяный”, in Istoriko-etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Historical-Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), volume 2, 3rd reprint edition, Moscow: Russkij jazyk, page 89