These adjective endings are from a pre-revolutionary text: сознанія, хромыя, слѣпыя, безрукія. How would they be spelled today? (I know that ѣ is now е and і is now и.)

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I should have said "adjective endings." I found the answer at https://sites.google.com/site/seesscm/pre-reform-russian-orthography-cheat-sheet#h.mwz8ajkzeqru . The я becomes е.

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    сознанiя is not an adjective, it's a noun and it's spelled сознания nowadays. Otherwise, you're correct
    – Quassnoi
    Oct 4, 2023 at 17:10

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