Russian word of the day: Плечо

Jan 21, 2018

How to say 

"Shoulder" in Russian

плечо́

plee-chó

Noun , neuter , plural - "пле́чи"

shoulder, upper arm

Examples

  • Она́ упа́ла и вы́вихнула плечо́.

    a-ná u-pá-la ee vý-veeh-nu-la plee-chó

    She fell and sprained her shoulder.

  • Он пожа́л плеча́ми.

    on pa-zhál plee-chá-mee

    He shrugged his shoulders.

Additional examples

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

  • Ско́лько бу́дет сто́ить стри́жка на во́лосы до плеч?

    skól'-ka bú-deet stó-eet' stréesh-ka na vó-la-sy da plyech

    How much will the haircut for the hair until shoulders cost?

  • Ко́стя почеса́л заты́лок и пожа́л плеча́ми.

    kós-tya pa-chee-sál za-tý-lak ee pa-zhál plee-chá-mee

    Kostya scratched his head (the back of his head) and shrugged.

  • Подтя́гивания на турнике́ позволя́ют разви́ть мы́шцы ве́рхнего плечево́го по́яса.

    pat-tyá-gee-va-nee-ya na tur-nee-kyé paz-va-lyá-yut raz-veet' mýsh-tsy vyérh-nee-va plee-chee-vó-va pó-ya-sa

    Pull-ups on the bar allow to develop the muscles of the upper shoulder girdle.

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