Russian word of the day: Болеть

Aug 29, 2018



Verb , imperfective

Perfective - заболе́ть

to be sick / ill; to hurt, to ache


  • У меня́ живо́т боли́т.

    u mee-nyá zhee-vót ba-léet

    My stomach hurts.

  • Я не приду́ сего́дня, боле́ю.

    ya nye pree-dú see-vód-nya, ba-lýe-yu

    I'm not coming today, I'm ill.

Same stem words

боль [bol'] Noun
pain, ache
боле́льщик [ba-lyél'-scheek] Noun , feminine - боле́льщица
fan, supporter
заболе́ть [za-ba-lyét'] Verb
to get sick; to start hurting/aching
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Related words and phrases

здоро́вье [zda-róv'-ye] Noun
приви́вка [pree-véef-ka] Noun
лека́рство [lee-kárst-va] Noun
medicine, drug, medication, remedy
боль [bol'] Noun
pain, ache

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