старец

BulgarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *starьcь. Equivalent to стар (star, old) +‎ -ец (-ec).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ста́рец (stárecm (feminine стари́ца)

  1. senior, old man

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ReferencesEdit

  • старец in Rečnik na bǎlgarskija ezik (Institut za bǎlgarski ezik)
  • старец in Rečnik na bǎlgarskija ezik (Čitanka.Info)

MacedonianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *starьcь. Equivalent to стар (star, old) +‎ -ец (-ec).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

старец (starecm

  1. senior, old man

DeclensionEdit


RussianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *starьcь. Equivalent to ста́рый (stáryj) +‎ -ец (-ec).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈstarʲɪt͡s]
  • (file)

NounEdit

ста́рец (stárecm anim (genitive ста́рца, nominative plural ста́рцы, genitive plural ста́рцев)

  1. (literary) old man, whitebeard
  2. (church) monastic elder

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