Russian word of the day: Диван

Jun 30, 2018



Noun , masculine

Plural - дива́ны

divan, sofa, couch


  • Она́ засну́ла на дива́не пе́ред телеви́зором.

    a-ná zas-nú-la na dee-vá-nye pyé-reed tee-lee-vée-za-ram

    She fell asleep on the couch in front of the TV.

  • Э́тот дива́н раскла́дывается в крова́ть.

    é-tat dee-ván ras-klá-dy-va-ee-tsa v kra-vát'

    This sofa can be unfolded into a bed.

Additional examples

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

  • Кот испуга́лся зву́ка пылесо́са и спря́тался под дива́н.

    kot ees-pu-gál-sya zvú-ka py-lee-só-sa ee spryá-tal-sya pad dee-ván

    The cat got scared by the sound of the vacuum cleaner and hid under the couch.

  • Тёмно-си́ний дива́н занима́л всю гости́ную.

    tyóm-na sée-neei dee-ván za-nee-mál fsyu gas-tée-nu-yu

    The dark blue sofa occupied the entire living room.

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Related words and phrases

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interview (a correspondent's conversation with somebody)
пробле́ма [prab-lyé-ma] Noun , feminine
problem, issue, trouble
интернет [een-ter-nét] Noun , masculine
суперма́ркет [su-pyer-már-kyét] Noun , masculine

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