Love and marriage Russian vocabulary

Enrich your Russian vocabulary with the words and phrases about love and marriage. Every word and phrase comes with a picture, two examples and audio.

Learn a new Russian word or frase every day with our “Russian Word of the Day” series.

Learn to say “I love you” in Russian and other romantic Russian phrases.

новобра́чные [na-va-brách-ny-ye] Noun , plural
newly-weds, newly-married
холостя́к [ha-las-tyák] Noun , masculine
bachelor, single man
поцелу́й [pa-tsee-lúî] Noun , masculine
kiss
медо́вый ме́сяц [mee-dó-vyî myé-syats] Phrase
honeymoon
разво́д [raz-vót] Noun , masculine
divorce
обнима́ться [ab-nee-má-tsa] Verb , imperfective
to hug one another, to embrace
целова́ться [tse-la-vá-tsa] Verb , imperfective
to kiss (one another)
го́рько [gór'-ka] Adverb
bitterly; the exclamation of the guests at the wedding table calling for the newlyweds to kiss
брак [brak] Noun , masculine
marriage; flaw, defect, defective articles / goods
флиртова́ть [fleer-ta-vát'] Verb , imperfective
to flirt
жени́ться [zhee-née-tsa] Verb , perfective
to get married
влюбля́ться [vlyu-blyá-tsa] Verb , imperfective
to fall in love
ревни́вый [reev-née-vyî] Adjective
jealous
ревнова́ть [reev-na-vát'] Verb , imperfective
to be jealous
роди́ться [ra-dée-tsa] Verb , perfective
to be born
неве́ста [nee-vyés-ta] Noun , feminine
bride, fiancee
ухажёр [u-ha-zhyór] Noun , masculine
admirer, a man (guy) who is trying to court a woman (girl)
уха́живать [u-há-zhee-vat'] Verb , imperfective
to court, to pay court to, to woo; to look after, to take care of, to nurse
жени́х [zhe-néeh] Noun , masculine
fiance, bridegroom, suiter, admirer
сде́лать предложе́ние [sdyé-lat' preed-la-zhé-nee-ye] Phrase
to propose
влюби́ться [vlyu-bée-tsa] Verb , perfective
to fall in love
заи́грывать [za-éeg-ry-vat'] Verb , imperfective
to flirt
пожени́ться [pa-zhee-née-tsa] Verb , perfective
to get married
ЗАГС [zags] Abbreviation
registry office (abbr. for за́пись а́ктов гражда́нского состоя́ния)
жена́ [zhee-ná] Noun , feminine
wife
муж [muzh] Noun , masculine
husband
де́вушка [dyé-vush-ka] Noun , feminine
girl, young lady; girlfriend
па́рень [pá-ryen'] Noun , masculine
guy, fellow; boyfriend
сва́дьба [svád'-ba] Noun , feminine
wedding
разби́ть се́рдце [raz-béet' syér-tse] Phrase
to break the heart

Did you like Love and marriage Russian vocabulary?

Subscribe and learn new Russian words and phrases every day!