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Old Church SlavonicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *světъ, from Proto-Indo-European *ḱweytos (bright; shine). Compare Sanskrit श्वेत (śvetá, white, bright), Old English hwīt (English white).

NounEdit

свѣтъ (světŭm

  1. light
  2. world

RussianEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

свѣтъ (světm inan (genitive свѣ́та, nominative plural свѣ́ты, genitive plural свѣ́товъ)

  1. (obsolete) Pre-1918 spelling of свет (svet).

DeclensionEdit