Russian word of the day: Самолет

Feb 17, 2019



Noun , masculine

Plural - самолёты

plane, aircraft


  • Он привы́к лета́ть самолётами.

    on pree-výk lee-tát' sa-ma-lyó-ta-mee

    He used to fly in planes.

  • Самолёт задержа́лся на полчаса́.

    sa-ma-lyót za-deer-zhál-sya na pol-cha-sá

    The plane was delayed for half an hour.

Additional examples

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

  • Туда́ мы лете́ли самолётом, а обра́тно на по́езде.

    tu-dá my lee-tyé-lee sa-ma-lyó-tam, a ab-rát-na na pó-eez-dye

    We flew there by plane, and got back by train.

Same stem words

вертолёт [veer-ta-lyót] Noun , masculine
лете́ть [lee-tyét'] Verb , imperfective
to fly
лета́ть [lee-tát'] Verb , imperfective
to fly
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Related words and phrases

электри́чка [e-leek-tréech-ka] Noun , feminine
electric/commuter train
маршру́тка [marsh-rút-ka] Noun , feminine , comes from "маршру́тное такси́"
fixed-route taxi (minibus)
авто́бус [av-tó-bus] Noun , masculine
вертолёт [veer-ta-lyót] Noun , masculine

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