эх

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Mongolian[edit]

Noun[edit]

эх ‎(eh) ‎(Mongolian spelling ᠡᠬᠡ)

  1. mother
  2. origin, source, beginning

Russian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Interjection[edit]

эх ‎(ex)

  1. alas!, oh!, uh
  2. eh?
  3. oh, what a...
    Эх, ты, лентя́й!‎ ― Ex, ty, lentjáj! ― Oh, you’re such a layabout! (reproach or regret)
  4. tut tut, tsk, shame on you!, you of all people!
    Ты не сдал экза́мен? Эх, ты́!
    Ty ne sdal ekzámen? Ex, tý!
    You didn’t pass the test? Shame on you!
  5. ouch, what a shame (self-reproach)
    Я урони́л цветы́ в лу́жу! Эх, ты́!
    Ja uroníl cvetý v lúžu! Ex, tý!
    I dropped the flowers into a puddle! What a shame!
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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

эх ‎(exn inan pl

  1. genitive plural of э́хо(éxo)