Russian phrase of the day: Спокойной ночи

Jan 14, 2018

How to say 

"Good night" in Russian

споко́йной но́чи

spa-kóî-naî nó-chee

Phrase

good night! (lit. - quiet night!, said before going to bed)

Examples

  • Всё, иди́ спать! Споко́йной но́чи.

    vsyó, ee-dée spat'! spa-kóî-naî nó-chee

    That's it, go to bed! Good night.

  • Она́ пожела́ла де́тям споко́йной но́чи и поцелова́ла пе́ред сном.

    o-ná pa-zhee-lá-la dyé-tyam spa-kóî-naî nó-chee ee pa-tse-la-vá-la pyé-ryet snom

    She wished the children good night and kissed them for the night.

Subscribe

Useful information

"Спокойной ночи" is used to wish a good night to your family and kids before going to bed.

If you need to use "good night" as a greeting (for example, when meeting people late), you should say "добрый вечер" (good evening) or "доброй ночи" (good night).

To say "have a good night" use the phrase "доброй ночи".

You might also like

Related words and phrases

узна́ть [uz-nát'] Verb
to learn, to get to know, find out; to recognize
извини́ть [eez-vee-néet'] Verb
to pardon, to excuse
будь здоро́в! / бу́дьте здоро́вы! [but' zda-róf / bút'-tye zda-ró-vy] Phrase , for a woman - будь здоро́ва
bless you! (after somebody sneezes, lit. - be healthy!)
спаси́бо [spa-sée-ba] Particle
thanks, thank you
Russian Pod 101

Do you have any questions? We are here to help!

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.