пёстрый

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Russian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old East Slavic пьстръ (pĭstrŭ), from Proto-Slavic *pьstrъ (variegated).

Adjective[edit]

пёстрый (pjóstryj)

  1. variegated, motley
  2. multicoloured
  3. (colloquial, figuratively) mixed
  4. (colloquial) florid

Declension[edit]

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