Russian word of the day: Жених

Jan 31, 2018

жени́х

zhe-néeh

Noun , masculine

fiance, bridegroom, suiter, admirer

Examples

  • Представля́ю вам моего́ жениха́.

    pryed-stav-lyá-yu vam ma-ee-vó zhe-nee-há

    I present to you my fiancé.

  • У неё от женихо́в отбо́я нет.

    u nee-yó at zhe-nee-hóf at-bó-ya nyet

    She has a lot a admirers.

Same stem words

же́нщина [zhén-schee-na] Noun , feminine
woman
пожени́ться [pa-zhee-née-tsa] Verb , perfective
to get married
жена́ [zhee-ná] Noun , feminine
wife
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Related words and phrases

ухажёр [u-ha-zhyór] Noun , masculine
admirer, a man (guy) who is trying to court a woman (girl)
па́рень [pá-ryen'] Noun , masculine
guy, fellow; boyfriend
муж [muzh] Noun , masculine
husband
люби́ть [lyu-béet'] Verb , imperfective
to love

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