старый

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Russian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

PIE root
*steh₂-

From Old East Slavic старъ (starŭ), from Proto-Slavic *starъ (old).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ста́рый (stáryj) (comparative ста́рше or старе́е, superlative са́мый старый)

  1. old
  2. ancient, antique
  3. olden

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References[edit]

  • старый in Max Vasmer (1986), Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkogo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language], in 4 vols (second edition), Moscow: Progress — Translated from German and supplemented by O. N. Trubačóv
  • старый” in Pavel Černyx (1999), Istoriko-etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkogo jazyka [Historical-Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language], in 2 vols (3rd ed.), Moscow: Publishing House "Russian Language", volume 2, page 199