пять

RussianEdit

Russian cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : пять (pjatʹ)
    Ordinal : пятый (pjatyj)

EtymologyEdit

From Old East Slavic пѩть (pʲęt’), from Proto-Slavic *pętь, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *pénkʷe. Cognate with English five, German fünf, Italian cinque, French cinq, Greek πέντε (pénte), Persian پَنج (pænj), Sanskrit पञ्च (pañca).

PronunciationEdit

NumeralEdit

пять (pjat’)

  1. five (5)

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Usage notesEdit

пять in the nominative case governs the genitive plural of the noun.

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Last modified on 4 April 2014, at 10:17