идти

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Etymology[edit]

From Old East Slavic ити (iti), from Proto-Slavic *jьti, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁ey-. Compare Ukrainian іти́ (itý), Belarusian ісці́ (iscí).

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Verb[edit]

идти́ (idtíimpf (perfective пойти́) (concrete verbs)

  1. to go
  2. to walk
  3. to rain, snow, hail (with weather)
    идёт дождьidjót doždʹ — it’s raining
    идёт снегidjót sneg — it’s snowing
  4. to function, to work
  5. to suit, to become of clothes
    Э́тот костю́м ему́ идёт.
    Étot kostjúm jemú idjót.
    This suit suits him

Usage notes[edit]

Идти and пойти́ (pojtí) are Russian concrete verbs. Their counterpart, ходи́ть (xodítʹ), is an abstract verb.

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