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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поду́шка [pa-dúsh-ka] Noun , feminine
pillow, cushion
по́лдник [póld-neek] Noun , masculine
afternoon snack
час [chas] Noun , masculine
hour
пе́сня [pyés-nya] Noun , feminine
зо́лото [zó-la-ta] Noun , neuter
кино́ [kee-nó] Noun , neuter
cinema, movie
похме́лье [pah-myél'-ye] Noun , neuter
си́ла [sée-la] Noun , feminine
strength, force, power, might, intensity
роди́тели [ra-dée-tee-lee] Noun , plural , singular - роди́тель
parents
корпорати́в [kar-pa-ra-téef] Noun , masculine
corporative party, office party
мура́шки [mu-rásh-kee] Noun , plural
goosebumps
по́чта [póch-ta] Noun , feminine
post office, post
наде́жда [na-dyézh-da] Noun , feminine
расчёска [ras-chyós-ka] Noun , feminine
ве́ник [vyé-neek] Noun , masculine
broom, besom; twigs (for sauna/banya)
дере́вня [dee-ryév-nya] Noun , feminine
обезбо́ливающее [a-beez-bó-lee-va-yu-schye-ye] Noun , neuter
painkiller
фигня́ [feeg-nyá] Noun , feminine
(slang) nonsense; trash, junk; mess; thingy; something small and not important
уша́нка [u-shán-ka] Noun , feminine
ear-flaps hat
колле́га [ka-lyé-ga] Noun , masculine or feminine
colleague, coworker
моро́женое [ma-ró-zhee-na-ye] Noun , neuter
теле́жка [tee-lyésh-ka] Noun , feminine
shopping cart / trolley
гриб [greep] Noun , masculine
mushroom; fungus
причи́на [pree-chée-na] Noun , feminine
cause, reason, motive
рекла́ма [reek-lá-ma] Noun , feminine
пощёчина [pa-schyó-chee-na] Noun , feminine
slap in the face
самооблада́ние [sa-ma-ab-la-dá-nee-ye] Noun , neuter
self-control, composure
гром [grom] Noun , masculine
ито́г [ee-tók] Noun , masculine
result, sum, total
барда́к [bar-dák] Noun , masculine
mess, jumble, clutter

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