есть

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See also: ѥстъ and -есть

Russian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [jesʲtʲ]
  • (file)

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *ěsti, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *ēˀstei, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁édti.

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Verb[edit]

есть (jestʹimpf (perfective съесть or пое́сть)

  1. to eat
    есть поедо́мjestʹ pojedómto make somebody's life a misery by nagging
Conjugation[edit]
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imperfective

perfective

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Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

есть (jestʹ)

  1. present indicative of быть (bytʹ)

Etymology 3[edit]

Borrowed from English yes.

Interjection[edit]

есть (jestʹ)

  1. all right
  2. okay, right, roger
  3. (military) yessir!
  4. (nautical) aye-aye!

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