короткий

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From Proto-Slavic *kortъkъ. Doublet of кра́ткий (krátkij), a borrowing from Old Church Slavonic.

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  • IPA(key): [kɐˈrotkʲɪj]
  • (file)

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коро́ткий (korótkij) (comparative (по)коро́че, superlative са́мый коро́ткий, adverb ко́ротко, diminutive коро́тенький)

  1. short, brief
  2. (figuratively) intimate
  3. (short form only) too short, shorter than necessary (of clothing and shoes)
    мне э́ти штаны́ коротки́mne éti štaný korotkíthese trousers are too short for me

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Ukrainian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *kortъkъ.

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коро́ткий (korótkyj) (comparative коро́тший)

  1. short
    Antonym: до́вгий (dóvhyj)
  2. brief, short, concise

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