тайный

Old RuthenianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Inherited from Old East Slavic таинꙑи (tainyi), from Proto-Slavic *tajьnъ. Cognate with Russian та́йный (tájnyj), Old Polish tajny, Old Czech tajný.

AdjectiveEdit

та́йный (tájnyj)

  1. secret, hidden
  2. mysterious, sacred

DescendantsEdit

  • Belarusian: та́йны (tájny)
  • Rusyn: та́йный (tájnŷj)
  • Ukrainian: та́йний (tájnyj)

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RussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Inherited from Old East Slavic таинꙑи (tainyi), from Proto-Slavic *tajьnъ. Synchronically analyzable as таи́ть (taítʹ) +‎ -ный (-nyj).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈtajnɨj]
  • (file)

AdjectiveEdit

та́йный (tájnyj)

  1. secret
  2. stealthy; surreptitious
  3. vague
  4. privy

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