тварь

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Old Church Slavonic[edit]

Noun[edit]

тварь ‎(tvarĭf

  1. creation

Russian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

PIE root
*twerH-

From Old East Slavic тварь ‎(tvarĭ, item, object, creation), from Proto-Slavic *tvarь

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

тварь ‎(tvarʹf anim ‎(genitive тва́ри, nominative plural тва́ри)

  1. creature, being, animal, beast, monster
  2. (pejorative) someone mean, vile, worthless

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