Basic Russian Nouns

Basic Russian Nouns 2017-03-20T16:47:57+00:00

Nouns represent people or things. You’ll need them whenever you want to refer to somebody or something. Memorize the Russian nouns below and you’ll be well equipped for almost every basic conversation.

This lesson is part of the chapter “Learning Russian“.

Basic Words & Phrases: Nouns

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Important nouns

EnglishRussianRussian
(Romanization)
Russian
(Stress)
Pronunciation
(Audio)
child
ребёнок
rebënok
rebënok
man
человек
мужчина
chelovek
muzhchina
chelovek
muzhchina

woman
женщина
zhenshchina
zhenshchina
family
семья
sem'ia
sem'ia
town / city
город
gorod
gorod
country
страна
strana
strana
world
мир
mir
mir
house
дом
dom
dom
car
машина
mashina
mashina
street / road
улица
ulitsa
ulitsa
shop
магазин
magazin
magazin
door
дверь
dver'
dver'
table
стол
stol
stol
chair
стул
stul
stul
window
окно
okno
okno
newspaper
газета
gazeta
gazeta
book
книга
kniga
kniga
pen
шариковая ручка
sharikovaia ruchka
sharikovaia ruchka
bag
сумка
sumka
sumka
rucksack
рюкзак
riukzak
riukzak
happiness
счастье
schast'e
schast'e
love
любить
liubit'
liubit'
flower
цветок
tsvetok
tsvetok
ball
мяч
miach
miach
work
работа
rabota
rabota
vacation
отпуск
otpusk
otpusk
passport
паспорт
pasport
pasport
language
язык
iazyk
iazyk
question
вопрос
vopros
vopros
answer
ответ
otvet
otvet
beginning / start
начало
nachalo
nachalo
end
конец
koniets
koniets

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