рыжий

RussianEdit

рыжий

EtymologyEdit

PIE root
*h₁rewdʰ-

From Old East Slavic рꙑжии ‎(ryžii), from Proto-Slavic *ryďь, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁rūdʰ-yo-.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

ры́жий ‎(rýžij)

  1. red, sorrel
  2. (of hair) red, ginger
  3. (of a person or other thing that has hair) red-haired, red-headed, ginger

DeclensionEdit

Related termsEdit

NounEdit

ры́жий ‎(rýžijm anim ‎(genitive ры́жего, nominative plural ры́жие, feminine ры́жая)

  1. circus clown

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • рыжий in Max Vasmer (1986), Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language], in 4 vols (second edition), Moscow: Progress — Translated from German and supplemented by O. N. Trubačóv
  • рыжий” in Pavel Černyx (1999), Istoriko-etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Historical-Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language], in 2 vols (3rd ed.), Moscow: Publishing House "Russian Language", volume 2, page 130
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