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ме́лкий

adjective
adverb ме́лко
often used word (#855)
B2

Translation

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  • 1.

    small

    Also: tiny

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    shallow

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    petty

    Also: small-minded

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Declension

ме́лк-
mmasculine
ffeminin
nneuter
plplural
nom. nominative -ий ме́лкий -ая ме́лкая -ое ме́лкое -ие ме́лкие
gen. genitive -ого ме́лкого -ой ме́лкой -ого ме́лкого -их ме́лких
dat. dative -ому ме́лкому -ой ме́лкой -ому ме́лкому -им ме́лким
acc. accusative -ий -ого ме́лкий
ме́лкого
-ую ме́лкую -ое ме́лкое -ие -их ме́лкие
ме́лких
inst. instrumental -им ме́лким -ой -ою ме́лкой
ме́лкою
-им ме́лким -ими ме́лкими
prep. prepositional -ом ме́лком -ой ме́лкой -ом ме́лком -их ме́лких

Comparatives

- not comparable -
comparative мельче
superlative мелчайшиймелчайший / -ая / -ее / -ие

Short Forms

masculine ме́лок
feminine мелка́
neuter ме́лко
plural мелки́, ме́лки

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Related Words

Related Words

  • ме́лочь

    small fry

  • ме́лочный

    small-minded

  • мель

    shoal

  • о́тмель

    bar

Contributions

  • alexrafaelperez edited comparative forms 10 months ago
  • alexrafaelperez edited short forms and comparative forms 11 months ago
  • alexrafaelperez edited comparative forms and translation 11 months ago
  • Sandy edited comparative forms 1 year ago

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