мелкий

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Etymology[edit]

From Old East Slavic мѣлъкъ (mělŭkŭ), from Proto-Slavic *mělъkъ.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈmʲelkʲɪj]
  • (file)

Adjective[edit]

ме́лкий (mélkij) (comparative (по)ме́льче, superlative мельча́йший)

  1. small, tiny, little, minute
  2. small, insignificant, petty, minor
  3. shallow
  4. petty, small-minded

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References[edit]

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