юный

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Old Church Slavonic юнъ (junŭ), from Proto-Slavic *junъ, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂yuh₁en-. Displaced the inherited Old East Slavic унъ (unŭ), оунъ (unŭ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈjunɨj]
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Adjective[edit]

ю́ный (júnyj) (comparative (по)юне́е or (по)юне́й)

  1. young, youthful (in the early part of life or growth)
  2. juvenile

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References[edit]

  • Vasmer, Max (1964–1973) , “юный”, in Etimologičeskij slovarʹ russkovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Russian Language] (in Russian), translated from German and supplemented by Oleg Trubačóv, Moscow: Progress