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 of admirers.

Same stem words

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

жени́ться [zhee-née-tsa] Verb , perfective
to get married
муж [muzh] Noun , masculine
husband
па́рень [pá-ryen'] Noun , masculine
guy, fellow; boyfriend
ЗАГС [zags] Abbreviation
registry office (abbr. for за́пись а́ктов гражда́нского состоя́ния)

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