RussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *šija, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *syuh₁-.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈʂɛjə]
  • (file)

NounEdit

ше́я (šéjaf inan (genitive ше́и, nominative plural ше́и, genitive plural шей, related adjective ше́йный, diminutive ше́йка)

  1. (anatomy) neck
    сиде́ть на ше́еsidétʹ na šéjeto burden someone

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