хитрый

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Russian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old East Slavic хытръ ‎(xytrŭ), from Proto-Slavic *xytrъ. Cognate with Bulgarian хитър ‎(hitǎr, sly), Serbo-Croatian хитар/hitar ‎(hasty), Slovak and Czech chytrý ‎(clever).

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Adjective[edit]

хи́трый ‎(xítryj)

  1. sly, cunning, artful
  2. intricate, involved
    Э́то не хи́тро/хитро́.‎ ― Éto ne xítro/xitró. ― That's simple.
    Э́то де́ло не хи́трое.‎ ― Éto délo ne xítroje. ― It is very simple; A child could do it.
  3. skilful, resourceful

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