Russian phrase of the day: Дед Mороз

Dec 26, 2017

дед Mоро́з

dyed ma-róz

Phrase

Ded Moroz (Russian Santa Claus - Grandfather Frost)

Examples

  • Дед Моро́з - гла́вный ска́зочный персона́ж на пра́зднике Но́вого го́да.

    dyed ma-róz - gláv-nyî ská-zach-nyî pyer-sa-názh na prázd-nee-kye nó-va-va gó-da

    Grandfather Frost is the main mythical character of the New Year's festivities.

  • Ру́сский Дед Моро́з относи́тельно мо́лод, он стал появля́ться на нового́дних пра́здниках всего́ сто с небольши́м лет наза́д.

    rús-keeî dyed ma-róz at-na-sée-teel'-na mó-lat, on stal pa-eev-lyá-tsa na na-va-gód-neeh prázd-nee-kah vsee-vó sto s nee-bal'-shéem lyet na-zát

    Russian Grandfather Frost is relatively young, he started to appear on New Year's festivities only a bit more than a hundred years ago.

Related words and phrases

ёлка [yól-ka] Noun
firtree, New Year's/Christmas tree
но́вый год [nó-vyî got] Phrase
New Year
с но́вым го́дом! [s nó-vym gó-dam] Phrase
Happy New Year! (lit. - With New Year!)
наряжа́ть ёлку [na-ree-zhát' yól-ku] Phrase
to decorate a Christmas tree
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