Paka in Russian means bye. In Cyrillic it’s written пока́.
Paka is an informal way to say goodbye and should be used only with the people you are close with or children.
Sometimes Russians say paka paka!. It is the same as bye bye!.
Another colloquial form of paka is pakyeda or pakyedava. It is mostly used by young people.
If you need to say goodbye in formal tone, you should use dasvidaniya (goodbye in Russian).
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Examples of Paka in Russian
Всем пока́! До за́втра!
fsyem paká! da závtra
Bye everybody! See you tomorrow!
Ну всё, мне пора́, пока́!
nu fsyo, mnye pará, paká
That's it, it's time for me to go, bye!
Ну пока́, хоро́шего дня! - И тебе́!
nu paká, harósheeva dnya! ee teebyé!
Bye, have a nice day! - You too! (informal)
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