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EtymologyEdit

Inherited from Old East Slavic тихъ (tixŭ), from Proto-Slavic *tixъ.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

ти́хий (tíxij) (comparative (по)ти́ше, superlative тиша́йший)

  1. quiet, still
    ти́хий Донtíxij Donthe quiet Don
  2. calm, pacific
    ти́хая за́водьtíxaja závodʹpeaceful backwater
  3. soft, gentle
  4. slow
  5. dull, flat

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Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Vasmer, Max (1964–1973), “тихий”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Trubačev O. N., Moscow: Progress

UkrainianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *tixъ.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

ти́хий (týxyj)

  1. quiet, peaceful

DeclensionEdit