Russian word of the day: Далеко

Oct 26, 2018

How to say 

"Far away" in Russian

далеко́

da-lee-kó

Adverb

far away, a long way off

Examples

  • Не уходи́ далеко́, мы ско́ро отправля́емся.

    nye u-ha-dée-da-lee-kó, my skó-ra at-prav-lýa-eem-sya

    Don't go too far, we are leaving soon.

  • Э́то далеко́ отсю́да?

    é-ta da-lee-kó at-syú-da

    It is far from here?

Additional examples

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

  • В недалёком про́шлом он был учи́телем.

    v nee-da-lyó-kam prósh-lam on byl u-chée-tee-lyem

    In the recent past he was a teacher.

  • Не отходи́ от меня́ далеко́, а то потеря́ешься.

    nye at-ha-dée at mee-nya da-lee-kó, a to pa-tee-ryá-eesh-sya

    Do not move away from me, or you will be lost.

  • Метро́ далеко́ отсю́да? - Да нет, руко́й пода́ть.

    meet-ró da-lee-kó at-syú-da? - da nyet, ru-kóî pa-dát'

    Is the metro far from here? - No, it's a stone's throw away.

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Related words and phrases

руко́й пода́ть [ru-kóî pa-dát'] Phrase
it's close, it's no distance, ~ it is a stone's throw
бли́зко [bléez-ka] Adverb
not far, near, close by

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