жалкий

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Russian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

жа́лкий (žálkij)

  1. pitiable
  2. miserable, pitiful, wretched
  3. pathetic
    Он даже и жальче меня (on dáže i žál’če menjá) — He is even more pitiful than I.

Quotations[edit]

  • Можете стоять в любой самой жалкой позе. — Evgeny Shvarts, Тень (Shadow)
    Móžete stojátʹ v ljubój sámoj žálkoj póze.
    You can stand at any position most miserable.

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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