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    Poem help.

    I'm interested to know exactly what this means...
    А прозрачные ветрильцы
    Будто бабочкины крильцы.

    From what I gather, And transparent <something> as if butterfly wings
    Butterfly wings... is that right?

    Also, what is ветрильцы, some sort of sails perhaps?
    Corrupting young minds since May 6, 2004.

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    I did a google search on both these words
    ветрильцы
    крильцы
    and got 35 hits on each of them.

    All the hits refer directly to the poem by Pushkin.
    He must have made up those words himself.

    I would guess that "ветрильцы" = "winds".
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    Ветрильцы -маленькие ветрила - маленькие паруса.
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