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RussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Contracted form of государь, sire. Rather archaic.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

су́дарь ‎(súdarʹm anim ‎(genitive су́даря, nominative plural су́дари, genitive plural су́дарей, feminine суда́рыня)

  1. sir

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Usage notesEdit

  • Not in common use since 1917. Despite some attempts, the political reforms in Russia and other ex-USSR states have not revived the word. Still found in older fiction and is used by some speakers.

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