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кни́га

noun, female, inanimate
very often used word (#220)
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  • 1.
    book, volume

    book

    Also: volume

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A good example is ручка which looks like
1. pen, ballpoint
2. handle, knob, grip
3. arm
4. arm rest

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Declension

Singular
Plural
Nom. Nominative кни́га кни́ги
Gen. Genitive кни́ги кни́г
Dat. Dative кни́ге кни́гам
Acc. Accusative кни́гу кни́ги
Inst. Instrumental кни́гой
кни́гою
кни́гами
Prep. Prepositional кни́ге кни́гах

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Accents: Mark the accent with a ' character behind the vowel, e.g. ру'чки. 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).

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