Russian word of the day: Стена

Jan 20, 2019

How to say 

"Wall" in Russian

стена́

stee-ná

Noun , feminine

Plural - сте́ны

wall

Examples

  • На стене́ висе́ло большо́е зе́ркало.

    na stee-nyé vee-syé-la bal'-shó-ye zyér-ka-la

    A large mirror was hung on the wall.

  • Он облокоти́лся на сте́ну.

    on ab-la-ka-téel-sya na styé-nu

    He leaned against the wall.

Additional examples

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

  • Сте́ны и вся ме́бель в кварти́ре бы́ли бе́лого цве́та.

    styé-ny ee fsya myé-beel' f kvar-tée-rye bý-lee byé-la-va tsvyé-ta

    The walls and all the furniture in the apartment were white.

  • Ну ты и сластёна, сло́пал все конфе́ты!

    nu ty ee slas-tyó-na, sló-pal fsye kan-fyé-ty

    You are such a sweet lover! You ate all the candies!

  • Зелёный цвет расте́ний обусло́влен нали́чием в кле́тках хлорофи́лла.

    zee-lyó-nyi tsvyet ras-tyé-neei a-bus-lóv-lyen na-lée-chee-yem f klyét-kah hlo-ro-féel-la

    The green color of plants is due to the presence of chlorophyll in the cells.

  • На стене́ висе́л отрывно́й календа́рь.

    na stee-nyé vee-syél at-ryv-nóî ka-leen-dár'

    A loose-leaf calendar was hung on the wall.

  • Како́й-то у́мник реши́л, что лу́чший цвет для э́тих стен - фиоле́товый.

    ka-kói-ta úm-neek ree-shéel, chto lúch-sheei tsvyet dlya é-teeh styen - fee-a-lyé-ta-vyi

    Some "know-all" decided that the best color for these walls is purple.

  • Он ужа́сный сластёна, будь его́ во́ля - пита́лся бы одни́м пече́ньем.

    on u-zhás-nyi slas-tyó-na, but' ee-vó vó-lya, pee-tál-sya by ad-néem pee-chén'-yem

    He is such a sweet lover, if it was up to him, he would feed on cookies only.

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