Russian word of the day: Сильный

Jan 10, 2020

How to say 

"Strong" in Russian

си́льный

séel'-nyî

Adjective

strong

Examples

  • У неё си́льный ка́шель.

    u nee-yó séel'-nyî ká-sheel'

    She has a severe (strong) cough.

  • У него́ к ней си́льные чу́вства.

    u -nee-vó k-nyeî séel'-ny-ye chúst-va

    He has strong feelings for her.

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Additional examples

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

  • Как назло́, как то́лько мы вы́шли из до́ма, на́чался си́льный ли́вень.

    kak naz-ló, kak tól'-ka my výsh-lee eez dó-ma, na-cheel-syá séel'-nyî lée-vyen'

    As if it was to spite us, as soon as we left the house, a heavy downpour began.

  • Э́тот материа́л остаётся про́чным и эласти́чным да́же при си́льных моро́зах.

    é-tat ma-tee-ree-ál as-ta-yó-tsa próch-nym ee e-las-téech-nym dá-zhe pree séel'-nyh ma-rózah

    This material remains strong and flexible even in severe frosts.

  • Вчера́ был тако́й си́льный ли́вень с гро́мом и мо́лниями!

    fchee-rá byl ta-kóî séel'-nyî lee-veen' s gró-mam ee mól-nee-ya-mee

    Yesterday, there was such a heavy rain with thunder and lightning!

  • Силова́я трениро́вка необходи́ма для созда́ния краси́вого и си́льного те́ла.

    see-la-vá-ya trye-nee-róf-ka nee-ap-ha-dée-ma dlya saz-dá-nee-ya kra-sée-va-va ee séel'-na-va tyé-la

    Strength training is necessary to create a beautiful and strong body.

  • Вдруг, отку́да ни возьми́сь, на́чался си́льный ли́вень.

    vdruk, at-kú-da nee vaz-mées', na-cheel-syá séel'-nyî lée-vyen'

    Suddenly, out of the blue, a heavy downpour began.

  • Куда́ ты так си́льно накра́силась?

    ku-dá ty tak séel'-na na-krá-see-las'

    Why did you put so much makeup? (Where are you going so made up?)

Related words and phrases

твёрдый [tvyór-dyî] Adjective
hard, solid, rigid, firm
у́зкий [ús-keeî] Adjective
narrow, tight
высо́кий [vy-só-keeî] Adjective
high, tall
про́чный [próch-nyî] Adjective
firm, solid, strong, durable
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