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светило

светило

Russian

Noun

свети́ло (svetílo) n inan (genitive свети́ла, nominative plural свети́ла, genitive plural свети́л)

  1. heavenly body, celestial body, lamp
    дневное светилоdnevnoje svetilo ― the star of day
    ночные светилаnočnyje svetila ― the moon and the stars; the lamps of night
  2. luminary, notability
    светило наукиsvetilo nauki ― a luminary [leading light] in science
Declension

Etymology 2

Verb

свети́ло (svetílo)

  1. neuter singular past indicative imperfective of свети́ть (svetítʹ)