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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).

лиса́

noun, feminine, animate
very rarely used word (top 20000)

Noun basics

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Translation

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  • 1.

    male / female fox

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  • 2.

    foxy fellow

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Usage Info

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The most common Russian word for fox is лисица, while лиса is a bit more poetic and лис specifically means the male.

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Declension

Note: Stress change

singular
plural
nom. nominative лиса́ ли́сы
gen. genitive лисы́ ли́с
dat. dative лисе́ ли́сам
acc. accusative лису́ ли́с
inst. instrumental лисо́й
лисо́ю
ли́сами
prep. prepositional лисе́ ли́сах

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Related Words

Related Words

  • лиси́ца

    (male) fox / vixen

  • ли́сий

    Adjective of лиса

  • лис

    male fox

  • лиси́чка

    chanterelle

  • лисёнок

    fox-cub

  • лиси́ный

Contributions

  • Sandy edited usage info 3 months ago
  • Sandy edited translation and usage info 3 months ago
  • Sandy edited usage info and translation 3 months ago
  • kinan edited translation 4 years ago

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