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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).

овца́

noun, female, animate
somewhat often used word (#4946)

Noun basics

Gender:
Noun gender partner (e.g. кошка for кот):
Is it living?:
C2

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  • 1.

    sheep

    Also: ewe

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  • 2.

    Translation:
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Declension

Note: Stress change

singular
plural
nom. nominative овца́ о́вцы
gen. genitive овцы́ ове́ц
dat. dative овце́ о́вцам
acc. accusative овцу́ ове́ц
inst. instrumental овцо́й
овцо́ю
о́вцами
prep. prepositional овце́ о́вцах

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Related Words

Related Words

  • бара́н

    ram

  • овча́рка

    sheep-dog

  • ове́чий

    Adjective of овца

  • овчи́на

    sheepskin

  • а́гнец

    lamb

  • ягнёнок

    lamb

  • овча́р

    shepherd

  • я́рка

    young ewe

  • бара́нина

    mutton

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