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де́ва

noun, feminine, animate

rarely used word (top 7,000)

Translation

  • 1.

    maiden

  • 2.

    virgin

  • 3.

    spinster

    Example: старая дева - old maid / unmarried woman older than the age at which marriage is customary

    Info: derogatory/ impolite term

Examples

Declension

singularplural
nom.nominative

де́ва

де́вы

gen.genitive

де́вы

де́в

dat.dative

де́ве

де́вам

acc.accusative

де́ву

де́в

inst.instrumental

де́вой

де́вою

де́вами

prep.prepositional

де́ве

де́вах

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Contributions

  • elorin_alatarial edited translation 2 months ago
  • RandysPudge edited translation 4 months ago
  • Yana edited noun basics 1 year ago