"часночи"

Translation:one o'clock in the morning

2 years ago

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https://www.duolingo.com/behlul8

isn't 'ночи' is night

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Sgt.Oddball

It is, but for Russians "morning" begins with the sunrise (at around 4 or 5 AM), so you can say "четыре часа утра", but before the sunrise it's night, so "час утра" is a bit weird.

2 years ago

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What case is 'ночи' in here?

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/IvyRoseMidwinter

Genitive singular; one (o'clock of) night. (I think.)

1 year ago
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