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Russian word of the day: Опрятный

Sep 20, 2023 (see all)
опря́тный
[ ap-ryát-nyî ]
neat, tidy, clean

Morphemic analysis

опрятный
root: опрятн
ending: ый

Etymology

Derived from the Old Russian "опрят" (order).

Examples

  • На ней бы́ло ста́рое, но опря́тное пла́тье.

    na nyeî bý-la stá-ra-ya, no ap-ryát-na-ya plát'-ye

    She was wearing an old but neat dress.

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  • По берега́м реки́ стоя́ли невысо́кие опря́тные до́мики.

    pa bee-ree-gám ree-kée sta-yá-lee nee-vy-só-kee-ye ap-ryát-ny-ye dó-mee-kee

    Along the banks of the river there were low, neat houses.

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