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"Lunch" in Russian

Russian word of the day | Apr 10, 2019 (see all)
[ a-byét ]
Noun , masculine
dinner, lunch; midday meal
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Examples of "Lunch" in Russian

  • По́чта закры́та на обе́д.

    póch-ta zak-rý-ta na a-byét

    The post office is closed for lunch.

  • За обе́дом мы обсуди́ли после́дние но́вости.

    za a-byé-dam my ap-su-dée-lee pas-lyéd-nee-ye nó-vas-tee

    During lunch we discussed the latest news.

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Declension of the word обед

Case Singular Plural
Nominative Nom. обе́д обе́ды
Genitive Gen. обе́да обе́дов
Dative Dat. обе́ду обе́дам
Accusative Acc. обе́д обе́ды
Instrumental Inst. обе́дом обе́дами
Prepositional Prep. обе́де обе́дах

Same stem words

to have dinner / lunch, to dine

Additional examples

  • Иди́ вы́мой ру́ки пе́ред обе́дом.

    ee-dée vý-mai rú-kee pyé-reed a-byé-dam

    Go and wash your hands before lunch.

  • Кто сожра́л мой обе́д?

    kto sazh-rál moi a-byét?

    Who have eaten my lunch?

  • Сего́дня у нас на обе́д суп из ры́бы.

    se-vód-nya u nas na a-byét sup eez rý-by

    Today we have a fish soup for lunch.

  • Она́ разогре́ла обе́д в микроволно́вке.

    a-ná ra-za-gryé-la a-byét v meek-ra-val-nóf-kye

    She warmed up the lunch in the microwave.

  • На обе́д у нас карто́шка с лу́ком и гриба́ми и сала́т.

    na a-byét u nas kar-tósh-ka s lú-kam ee gree-bá-mee ee sa-lát

    For lunch we have potatoes with onions and mushrooms, and a salad.

  • Обе́д был таки́м вку́сным, что все попроси́ли доба́вки.

    a-byét byl ta-kéem fkús-nym, chto fsye pa-pra-sée-lee da-báf-kee

    The lunch was so delicious that everyone asked for more.

  • По́лдник - э́то лёгкий приём пи́щи ме́жду обе́дом и у́жином.

    póld-neek - é-ta lyóh-keeî pree-yóm pée-schee myézh-du a-byé-dam ee ú-zhee-nam

    Poldnik is a small meal between lunch and dinner.

  • Обе́д с друзья́ми и́ли ро́дственниками явля́ется одно́й из ра́достей на́шей жи́зни.

    a-byét s druz'-yá-mee ée-lee rótst-veen-nee-ka-mee yav-lyá-ee-tsa ad-nóî eez rá-das-tyeî ná-sheî zhéez-nee

    Dinner with friends or relatives is one of the joys of our lives.

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