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Mark the stress in russian words with a ' character behind the vowel, e.g. ру'чки, this will be converted to ру́чки. Leave out the stress when it is unambiguous, which is when the word contains ё or only one vowel (the vowels are а, я, э, е, ы, и, о, ё, у and ю).

бой

noun, male, inanimate
often used word (#649)

Noun basics

Gender:
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Noun gender partner (e.g. кошка for кот):
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Translation

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  • 1.

    beating

    Also: breakage

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  • 2.

    battle

    Also: combat, engagement

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  • 3.

    fight

    Also: fighting, struggle

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  • 4.

    striking (of a clock)

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Usage Info

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The word has two prepositional case variants: a locative form - "в бою́", and a descriptive form - "о бо́е", "знать толк в бо́е".

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Declension

Note: Stress change

singular
plural
nom. nominative бо́й бои́
gen. genitive бо́я боёв
dat. dative бо́ю боя́м
acc. accusative бо́й бои́
inst. instrumental бо́ем боя́ми
prep. prepositional бо́е
бою́
боя́х

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Related Words

Related Words

  • борьба́

    struggle, wrestling

  • боево́й

    fighting

  • бое́ц

    fighting-man

  • би́тва

    battle

  • матч

    match

  • сраже́ние

    battle

  • схва́тка

    skirmish

  • поеди́нок

    duel

  • бо́йня

    slaughter-house

  • боёк

    firing-pin

  • бата́лия

    battle

  • бие́ние

    beating

  • бойцо́вый

  • бойцо́вский

  • оско́лки

  • разби́тие

  • бить

    to beat, to chime, to clap

Contributions

  • anonymous edited usage info 4 months ago
  • anonymous edited usage info 4 months ago
  • anonymous edited declension 4 months ago
  • anonymous edited declension 4 months ago
  • anonymous edited usage info 4 months ago
  • alexrafaelperez edited usage info 7 months ago
  • alexrafaelperez edited usage info 7 months ago
  • alexrafaelperez edited translation 9 months ago
  • Jeremy edited noun basics 1 year ago

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