Russian word of the day: Любовь

May 22, 2017

How to say 

"Love" in Russian

любо́вь

lyu-bóf'

Noun , feminine

love

Examples

  • Любви́ все во́зрасты поко́рны.

    lyub-vée fsye vóz-ras-ty pa-kór-ny

    All ages are obedient to love. (Pushkin)

  • Он рос в любви́ и забо́те.

    on ros v lyub-vée ee za-bó-tye

    He grew up being loved and cared for.

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Additional examples

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

  • Говоря́т, что же́нщины влюбля́ются умо́м, а мужчи́ны – эмо́циями.

    ga-va-ryát, chto zhén-schee-ny vlyub-lya-yu-tsa u-móm, a muzh-chée-ny e-mó-tsee-ya-mee

    They say that women fall in love with the mind, and men with emotions.

  • Он люби́тель путеше́ствовать автосто́пом.

    on lyu-bée-teel' pu-tee-shést-va-vat' af-ta-stó-pam

    He loves to hitch-hike.

  • Она́ ве́чно к нему́ придира́ется по любо́му по́воду.

    a-ná vyéch-na k nee-mú pree-dee-rá-ee-tsa pa lyu-bó-mu pó-va-du

    She always finds fault with him for any reason.

  • Я люблю́ прораба́тывать мы́шцы рук с ганте́лями.

    ya lyub-lyú pra-ra-bá-ty-vat' mýsh-tsy ruk s gan-té-lya-mee

    I like to work out the muscles of the arms with dumbbells.

  • Он объясни́лся ей в любви́.

    on ab-yee-snéel-sya yeî v lyub-vée

    He made a declaration of love to her.

  • Он люби́л носи́ть оде́жду всех цвето́в ра́дуги.

    on lyu-béel na-séet' a-dyézh-du fsyeh tsvye-tóf rá-du-gee

    He liked to wear clothes of all colors of the rainbow.

  • Он призна́лся ей в любви́.

    on preez-nál-sya yeî v lyub-vée

    He declared his feelings to her (he confessed her that he loves her).

  • Я люблю́ ходи́ть босико́м по траве́.

    ya lyub-lyú ha-déet' ba-see-kóm pa tra-vyé

    I like walking barefoot on the grass.

  • Я люблю́ францу́зскую ку́хню.

    ya lyub-lyú fran-tsús-ku-yu kúh-nyu

    I love French cuisine.

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Same stem words

влюбля́ться [vlyu-blyá-tsa] Verb
to fall in love
влюби́ться [vlyu-bée-tsa] Verb
to fall in love
полюби́ть [pa-lyu-béet'] Verb
to fall in love, to grow fond of, to come to like
люби́ть [lyu-béet'] Verb
to love

Related words and phrases

влюби́ться [vlyu-bée-tsa] Verb
to fall in love
брак [brak] Noun
marriage; flaw, defect, defective articles / goods
разби́ть се́рдце [raz-béet' syér-tse] Phrase
to break the heart
новобра́чные [na-va-brách-ny-ye] Noun
newly-weds, newly-married

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