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чувак  [choo-VAK] (masculine noun) – dude, man, guy

А кто этот чувак? Ты его раньше здесь видел? = Who is that guy? Have you seen him here before?

У тебя что, чувак, совсем крыша поехала? =  Dude, are you nuts?

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испокон веков - from time immemorial (15th July 2012)

испокон веков [is-pa-KON ve-KOF] (adberb) –from time immemorial, since the beginning of time

Испокон веков жители деревни Глушково соблюдали нехитрый обычай. = From time immemorial the inhabitants of the village Glushkovo have followed a simple tradition.

Здание возвышалось над городской площадью испокон веков. = The building has towered over the city square since the beginning of time.


"Испокон веков" literally means "from the beginning of centuries". Synonyms: с давних пор; издавна; с незапамятных времён.

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