узкий

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Russian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Church Slavonic ѫзъкъ (ǫzŭkŭ), from Proto-Slavic *ǫzъkъ, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂enǵʰu-. Cognate with Latin angustus, Sanskrit अंहु (aṁhu).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

у́зкий (úzkij) (comparative у́же, superlative узча́йший)

  1. narrow
  2. tight

Declension[edit]

* Note: The letter "г (g)" in the endings "-ого" / "-его" for the genitive masculine and neuter singular and and accusative masculine animate singular is pronounced as /v/, not /g/.

Derived terms[edit]