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Russian Vocabulary: Family in Russian

Learning family vocabulary in Russian. In this section you will expand your Russian language knowledge. You will also find useful examples through which you will learn the correct pronunciation and writing of these words.

Family - семья

Family in Russian
EnglishRussianPronunciation
fatherотецotets
motherматьmatʹ
dadпапаpapa
mumмамаmama
brotherбратbrat
sisterсестраsestra
sonсынsyn
daughterдочьdochʹ
wifeженаzhena
husbandмужmuzh
parentsродителейroditelyeĭ
childrenдетейdetyeĭ
childребенкаrebenka
Extended Family in Russian
EnglishRussianPronunciation
grandmotherбабушкаbabushka
grandfatherдедушкаdedushka
granddaughterвнучкаvnuchka
grandsonвнукvnuk
uncleдядяdyadya
auntтетяtetya
nephewплемянникplemyannik
nieceплемянницаplemyannitsa
cousinдвоюродный братdvoyurodnyĭ brat
cousinдвоюродная сестраdvoyurodnaya sestra

Examples:

  • My cousin has a red car.

  • Моя двоюродная сестра имеет красный автомобиль.

  • Moya dvoyurodnaya sestra imyeet krasnyĭ avtomobilʹ.

  • My brother and I went to park.

  • Мой брат и я пошел в парк.

  • Moĭ brat i ya poshel v park.

  • My father is engineer.

  • Мой отец инженер.

  • Moĭ otets inzhener.


Author: Alina
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