Russian nouns

Learn Russian nouns from our series “Russian Word of the Day”. Every word comes with a picture, transcription, two examples and audio.

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кре́сло [kryés-la] Noun , neuter
armchair, easy chair; stall
засто́лье [za-stól'-ye] Noun , neuter
прище́пка [pree-schyép-ka] Noun , feminine
clothes-pin, clothes peg
неря́ха [nee-ryá-ha] Noun , masculine or feminine
sloven, slattern
чи́псы [chéep-sy] Noun , plural
витри́на [vee-trée-na] Noun , feminine
shop window, store window, glass-case
снег [snyek] Noun , masculine
брат [brat] Noun , masculine
brother
висо́к [vee-sók] Noun , masculine
temple (body part)
оте́ц [a-tyéts] Noun , masculine
father
су́мка [súm-ka] Noun , feminine
весну́шка [vees-núsh-ka] Noun , feminine
стака́н [sta-kán] Noun , masculine
glass
вентиля́тор [veen-tee-lyá-tar] Noun , masculine
пыль [pyl'] Noun , feminine
ро́лики [ró-lee-kee] Noun , plural
roller skates
де́душка [dyé-dush-ka] Noun , masculine
grandfather, grandpa
шашлы́к [shash-lýk] Noun , masculine
shashlik, kebab
косноязы́чие [kas-na-ee-zý-chee-ye] Noun , neuter
tongue-tie; inability to construct speech properly
усы́ [u-sý] Noun , plural
moustache; whiskers
ба́бушка [bá-bush-ka] Noun , feminine
grandmother, grandma
снегопа́д [snee-ga-pát] Noun , masculine
страх [strah] Noun , masculine
fear, fright
зака́т [za-kát] Noun , masculine
игру́шка [eeg-rúsh-ka] Noun , feminine
след [slyet] Noun , masculine
footprint, trace
химчи́стка [heem-chéest-ka] Noun , feminine , comes from "хими́ческая чи́стка" (chemical cleaning)
dry cleaning
мандра́ж [mánd-rásh] Noun , masculine
jitters
рассве́т [ras-vyét] Noun , masculine
музе́й [mu-zyéî] Noun , masculine
museum

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