старец

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Macedonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *starьcь. Equivalent to стар (star, old) +‎ -ец (-ec).

Noun[edit]

старец (starecm

  1. senior, old man

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Russian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *starьcь. Equivalent to ста́рый (stáryj) +‎ -ец (-ec).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈstarʲɪt͡s]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

ста́рец (stárecm anim (genitive ста́рца, nominative plural ста́рцы, genitive plural ста́рцев)

  1. (literary) old man, whitebeard
  2. (church) monastic elder

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