Russian word of the day: Черный

Jul 27, 2018

чёрный

chyór-nyî

Adjective

black

Examples

  • Како́го цве́та твоя́ маши́на? - Чёрного.

    ka-kó-va tsvyé-ta tva-yá ma-shée-na? - chyór-na-va

    What color is your car? - It's black.

  • На расстоя́нии в 200 световы́х лет от це́нтра на́шей гала́ктики учёные обнару́жили втору́ю гига́нтскую чёрную дыру́.

    na ras-ta-yá-nee-ee v dvyés-tee svye-ta-výh lyet at tsént-ra ná-sheî ga-lák-tee-kee u-chyó-ny-ye ab-na-rú-zhee-lee fta-rú-yu gee-gánts-ku-yu chyór-nu-yu dy-rú

    At a distance of 200 light-years from the center of our galaxy, scientists discovered a second giant black hole.

Additional examples

More Russian sentences with the words that contain "черн".

  • Мы прогу́ливались по вече́рней на́бережной.

    my pra-gú-lee-va-lees' pa vee-chyér-nyeî ná-bee-ryezh-naî

    We were strolling along the embankment by the evening.

  • Я предпочита́ю чёрный хлеб бе́лому.

    ya preet-pa-chee-tá-yu chór-nyî hlyep byé-la-mu

    I prefer brown bread to white one.

  • На нём была́ чёрная ко́жаная ку́ртка.

    na nyom by-lá chyór-na-ya kó-zha-na-ya kúrt-ka

    He was wearing a black leather jacket.

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серебри́стый [see-reeb-rées-tyî] Adjective
silvery, silver (color)
голубо́й [ga-lu-bói] Adjective
blue, pale blue
ора́нжевый [a-rán-zhe-vyi] Adjective
orange (color)

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