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

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

свида́ние [svee-dá-nee-ye] Noun , neuter
date, rendezvous
разби́ть се́рдце [raz-béet' syér-tse] Phrase
to break the heart
де́вушка [dyé-vush-ka] Noun , feminine
girl, young lady; girlfriend
симпати́чный [seem-pa-téech-nyî] Adjective
pretty, likable, attractive

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