сирота

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Old Church Slavonic[edit]

Noun[edit]

сирота (sirotaf

  1. orphan

Russian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *sirota, from *sirъ + *-ota. Synchronically analysable as си́рый (síryj) +‎ -ота́ (-otá).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [sʲɪrɐˈta]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

сирота́ (sirotám anim or f anim (genitive сироты́, nominative plural сиро́ты, genitive plural сиро́т, related adjective сиро́тский, diminutive сиро́тка)

  1. orphan

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From сѝрот (orphaned, poor).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /sirǒta/
  • Hyphenation: си‧ро‧та

Noun[edit]

сиро̀та f (Latin spelling siròta)

  1. orphan
  2. an unfortunate

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Ukrainian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *sirota, from *sirъ + *-ota.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

сирота́ (syrotám pers or f pers (genitive сироти́, nominative plural си́роти, genitive plural сирі́т)

  1. orphan
  2. unfortunate person
  3. (historical, usually in the plural) in medieval Russia, various categories of feudal peasant
  4. (plural only, colloquial) goosebumps

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