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из- ‎(iz-)

  1. out from
    идти́‎ ― idtí ― to go
    изойти́‎ ― izojtí ― to emanate, to originate, to come from
  2. when added to a verb, it may form a verb with a sense of completeness, abundance or exhaustion
    укра́сить‎ ― ukrásitʹ ― to decorate
    изукра́сить‎ ― izukrásitʹ ― lavishly decorate
  3. when added to a verb, it may form a verb with a sense of destruction, ruined due to use
    писа́ть‎ ― pisátʹ ― to write
    исписа́ть‎ ― ispisátʹ ― write upon, cover with notes, write over
  4. when added to nouns, especially when they have the suffix -ье, it indicates location of an object
    голова́‎ ― golová ― head
    изголо́вье‎ ― izgolóvʹje ― head of the bed
  5. when added to adjectives for colours, an adverb is formed indicating nuance
    жёлтый‎ ― žóltyj ― yellow
    и́зжелта-бу́рый‎ ― ízželta-búryj ― yellowish-brown
  6. when added to adjectives, it may form an adverb indicating spatial or temporal properties. Usually in archaic or highly formal style.
    да́льний‎ ― dálʹnij ― far, distant
    и́здали‎ ― ízdali ― from afar
  7. When added to adverbs, it can form an adverb with a sense of direction for an action
    вну́тренний‎ ― vnútrennij ― interior, inner
    изнутри́‎ ― iznutrí ― from within, from inside



из- ‎(Latin spelling iz-)

  1. out-
  2. out of
  3. out from