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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).

свеча́

noun, female, inanimate
somewhat often used word (#3002)

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Is it living?:
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  • 1.

    candle

    Also: light, taper, candle-power, suppository

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  • 2.

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Declension

Note: Stress change

singular
plural
nom. nominative свеча́ све́чи
gen. genitive свечи́ свече́й
dat. dative свече́ свеча́м
acc. accusative свечу́ све́чи
inst. instrumental свечо́й
свечо́ю
свеча́ми
prep. prepositional свече́ свеча́х

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Related Words

Related Words

  • свет

    light

  • све́чка

  • подсве́чник

    candlestick

  • свечно́й

    candle

  • канде́ла

  • свети́ть

    shines

  • свече́ние

    luminescence

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