Russian word of the day: Колено

Mar 14, 2018

How to say 

"Knee" in Russian



Noun , neuter , plural - коле́ни



  • Она́ подскользну́лась и уши́бла коле́но.

    a-ná pad-skal'-znú-las' ee u-shéeb-la ka-lyé-na

    She slipped and hurt her knee.

  • Он носи́л джи́нсы с протёртыми коле́нями.

    on na-séel dzhéen-sy s pra-tyór-ty-mee ka-lyé-nya-mee

    He was wearing jeans with worn out knees.

Additional examples

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

  • Она́ носи́ла джи́нсы с ды́рками на коле́нях.

    a-ná na-sée-la dzhéen-sy s dýr-ka-mee na ka-lyé-nyah

    She wore jeans with holes in the knees.

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Related words and phrases

поясни́ца [pa-ees-née-tsa] Noun
small of the back, waist; loins
плечо́ [plee-chó] Noun , plural - "пле́чи"
shoulder, upper arm
губа́ [gu-bá] Noun
лоб [lop] Noun

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