старый

RussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

PIE root
*steh₂-

From Old East Slavic старъ ‎(starŭ), from Proto-Slavic *starъ ‎(old).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

ста́рый ‎(stáryj) ‎(comparative ста́рше or старе́е, superlative са́мый ста́рый)

  1. old
  2. ancient, antique
  3. olden

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ReferencesEdit

  • старый 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
  • старый” 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 199
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