гласный

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Russian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

гла́сный (glásnyj)

  1. (linguistics) vowel
  2. public, open

Noun[edit]

гла́сный (glásnyjm inan, m anim

  1. (linguistics) vowel
  2. (historical) town councillor (member of the city duma)
    • 1863, Михаил Никифорович Катков, О самодержавии и конституции, 7
      Ничего искуственнаго не было въ этомъ порывѣ, побудившемъ гласныхъ новой думы выразить передъ престоломъ чувства одушевляющія всѣхъ и каждаго.
      There was nothing artificial in this impulse that prompted the councillors of the new town council to express the feelings animating one and all before the throne.

Declension[edit]

* Note: The letter "г (g)" in the endings "-ого" / "-его" for the genitive masculine and neuter singular and and accusative masculine animate singular is pronounced as /v/, not /g/.

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