Russian word of the day: Гость

Apr 16, 2018

How to say 

"Guest" in Russian

гость

gost'

Noun , masculine , feminine - го́стья

guest, visitor

Examples

  • Ско́лько госте́й пришло́ на мероприя́тие?

    skól'-ka gas-tyéî preesh-ló na mee-ra-pree-yá-tee-ye

    How many guests came to the event?

  • Нас пригласи́ли в го́сти друзья́.

    nas preeg-la-sée-lee v gós-tee druz'-yá

    We were invited to visit friends.

Additional examples

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

  • В кварти́ре три ко́мнаты не счита́я гости́ной.

    v kvar-tée-rye tree kóm-na-ty nye schee-tá-ya gas-tée-naî

    The apartment has three rooms not counting the living room.

  • Вся семья́ собрала́сь в гости́ной.

    fsya seem'-ya sab-ra-las' v gas-tée-naî

    The whole family gathered in the living room.

  • Го́сти уплета́ли блины́ за о́бе щёки.

    gós-tee up-lee-tá-lee blee-ný za ó-bee schyó-kee

    The guests were gobbling down the pancakes (were eating greedily behind both cheeks).

  • По дре́внему обы́чаю хлеб-соль подноси́ли дороги́м гостя́м в знак глубо́кого уваже́ния.

    pa dryév-nee-mu a-bý-cha-yu hlep-sol' pad-na-sée-lee da-ra-géem gas-tyám v znak glu-bó-ka-va u-va-zhé-nee ya

    According to the ancient custom, bread and salt were offered to dear guests as a sign of deep respect.

  • Купи́ хле́ба про запа́с, ма́ло ли, го́сти приду́т.

    ku-pée hlyé-ba pro za-pás, má-la lee gós-tee pree-dút

    Buy some bread in reserve, in case the guests will come.

  • Го́сти угоща́лись бутербро́дами.

    gós-tee u-ga-schá-lees' bu-teer-bró-da-mee

    Guests were treated to sandwiches.

  • Е́сли вы пришли́ в го́сти к ру́сским, вам придётся снять о́бувь и наде́ть та́почки.

    yés-lee vy preesh-lée v gós-tee k rús-keem, vam pree-dyó-tsa snyat' ó-buf' ee na-dyét' tá-pach-kee

    If you came to visit Russians, you will have to take off your shoes and put on home slippers.

  • 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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Same stem words

гости́ница [gas-tée-nee-tsa] Noun
hotel
гости́ная [gas-tée-na-ya] Noun
living room
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Related words and phrases

шу́тка [shút-ka] Noun
joke
прогу́ливаться [pra-gú-lee-va-tsa] Verb
to walk, to stroll, to go for a walk/a stroll
потерпе́ть [pa-teer-pyét'] Verb
to be patient, to tolerate, to suffer
мо́лча [mól-cha] Adverb
silently, in silence, without a word
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