четыре

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See also: четꙑре

Russian[edit]

Russian cardinal numbers
 <  3 4 5  > 
    Cardinal : четы́ре (četýre)
    Ordinal : четвёртый (četvjórtyj)
    Adverbial : четы́режды (četýreždy)
    Multiplier : учетверённый (učetverjónnyj)
Russian Wikipedia article on четы́ре (četýre)

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Proto-Slavic *četyre, from Proto-Indo-European *kʷetwóres. Cognates include Proto-Iranian *čaθwā́rah, Sanskrit चत्वार (catvā́ra-, m.pl.).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [t͡ɕɪˈtɨrʲe]
  • (file)

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четы́ре (četýre)

  1. four (4)

Usage notes[edit]

четыре, in the nominative case or accusative case, even in compounds (24, 34, 44, 104, etc.), governs various forms of the corresponding noun and intervening adjective or adjectival participle. See два (dva) for more information.

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