Russian word of the day: Ушанка

Jan 03, 2020

уша́нка

u-shán-ka

Noun , feminine

Plural - уша́нки

cap with ear-flaps

Examples

  • Ша́пка-уша́нка - э́то широко́ распространённый головно́й убо́р в Росси́и.

    sháp-ka-u-shán-ka - é-ta shee-ra-kó ras-prast-ra-nyón-nyî ga-lav-nóî u-bór v ras-sée-ee

    A cap with ear flaps is a widespread headdress in Russia.

  • Ша́пка уша́нка безу́мно тёплая, э́то подтверди́т ка́ждый, кто хоть раз надева́л её в лю́тый моро́з.

    sháp-ka-u-shán-ka bee-zúm-na tyóp-la-ya, é-ta pad-veer-déet kázh-dyî, kto hot' ras na-dee-vál ye-yó v lyú-tyî ma-rós

    A cap with earflaps is insanely warm, this will be confirmed by everyone who at least once put it on in severe frost.

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нау́шники [na-úsh-nee-kee] Noun
headphones, earphones
уша́стый [u-shás-tyi] Adjective
big-eared
у́хо [ú-ha] Noun
ear

Related words and phrases

Ба́ба Яга́ [bá-ba ya-gá] Phrase
Baba Yaga (Russian fairy tales character)
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to take a steam bath, to sweat; (slang) to worry
ва́ленки [vá-leen-kee] Noun , singular - "ва́ленок"
felt boots
хоровод [ha-ra-vót] Noun
khorovod (round dance)
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