правда

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Macedonian[edit]

Noun[edit]

правда ‎(pravdaf

  1. justice

Russian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the adjective пра́вый ‎(právyj).

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Noun[edit]

пра́вда ‎(právdaf inan ‎(genitive пра́вды, nominative plural пра́вды)

  1. truth
    В «Пра́вде» нет изве́стий, а в «Изве́стиях» нет пра́вды.V “Právde” net izvéstij, a v “Izvéstijax” net právdy. ― In Pravda there is no news, and in Izvestia there is no truth. (a familiar pun)
    По пра́вде сказа́ть, я случа́йно за су́тки не при́нял лека́рства.Po právde skazátʹ, ja slučájno za sútki ne prínjal lekárstva. ― To tell (you) the truth, by accident, I didn't take my medicine for 24 hours.
    Ну пра́вда же?Nu právda že? ― Really? (in a rhetorical sense)

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Interjection[edit]

пра́вда ‎(právda)

  1. sure enough, indeed, actually, as a matter of fact, in point of fact
  2. (interrogative) is that so?

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Conjunction[edit]

пра́вда ‎(právda)

  1. though, however, but
  2. admittedly

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Noun[edit]

пра̑вда f (Latin spelling prȃvda)

  1. justice

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Ukrainian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

пра́вда ‎(právdaf inan ‎(genitive пра́вди, nominative plural пра́вди)

  1. truth

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References[edit]

  • правда” in Ivan Bilodid (editor-in-chief) (1970–1980), Slovnyk ukrajinsʹkoji movy [Dictionary of the Ukrainian language], in 11 vols, Kiev: Naukova Dumka