Russian word of the day: Годовщина

Oct 04, 2018

годовщи́на

ga-daf-schée-na

Noun , feminine

Plural - годовщи́ны

anniversary

Examples

  • Поздравля́ем с годовщи́ной сва́дьбы!

    pazd-rav-lyá-eem s ga-daf-schée-naî svád'-by

    Congratulations on the anniversary of the wedding!

  • 4 октября́ - годовщи́на за́пуска пе́рвого иску́сственного спу́тника Земли́.

    cheet-vyór-ta-ye ak-teeb-ryá - ga-daf-schée-na zá-pus-ka pyér-va-va ees-kúst-veen-na-va spút-nee-ka zeem-lée

    October 4 is the anniversary of the launch of the first artificial Earth satellite.

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Related words and phrases

подари́ть [pa-da-réet'] Verb , perfective
to give, to make a present
пра́здновать [prázd-na-vat'] Verb , imperfective
to celebrate
рождество́ [razh-deest-vó] Noun , neuter
Christmas
С пра́здником! [s prázd-nee-kam] Phrase
Congratulations! (lit. - With a holiday!)

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