русый

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Russian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old East Slavic русъ (rusŭ), from Proto-Slavic *rusъ, from earlier *rudsъ, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁rowdʰ-s-o-.

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Adjective[edit]

ру́сый (rúsyj)

  1. fair(-haired), blond(e), light brown (of hair), dirty blond

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References[edit]

  • Vasmer, Max (1964–1973), “русый”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Trubačev O. N., Moscow: Progress
  • Černyx, P. Ja. (1999), “руда”, in Istoriko-etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Historical-Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), volume 1, 3rd reprint edition, Moscow: Russkij jazyk, page 246