весть

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Russian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Deverbative of ведать (vedatʹ, to know), from Proto-Slavic *věděti

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

весть (vestʹf inan (genitive ве́сти, nominative plural ве́сти, genitive plural весте́й)

  1. news, piece of news, message; tidings
    Марко отовсюду несёт ему вестейMarko otovsjudu nesjót jemu vestejMarco brings him news from everywhere
  2. (in the plural) news (presentation of news, e.g. on television)

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • Vasmer, Max (1964–1973), “весть”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Trubačev O. N., Moscow: Progress