лёгкий

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Russian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *lьgъkъ, from pre-Slavic *h₁ln̥gʷʰ-u-ko, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁lengʷʰ-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

лёгкий (ljóxkij) (comparative ле́гче, superlative легча́йший)

  1. light, lightweight
  2. easy, facile, slight
  3. (colloquial) lucky

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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