Russian word of the day: Подруга

Apr 11, 2019 (see all)
[ pa-drú-ga ]
Noun , feminine
(girl / female) friend
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  • Э́то моя́ лу́чшая подру́га.

    é-ta ma-yá lúch-sha-ya pa-drú-ga

    This is my best (female) friend.

  • Пого́да была́ хоро́шей и подру́ги реши́ли провести́ день на пля́же.

    pa-gó-da by-lá ha-ró-sheî ee pad-rú-gee ree-shée-lee pra-vees-tée vyes' dyen' na plyá-zhe

    The weather was good and the friends (girls) decided to spend the day on the beach.

Declension of the word подруга

Case Singular Plural
Nominative Nom. подру́га подру́ги
Genitive Gen. подру́ги подру́г
Dative Dat. подру́ге подру́гам
Accusative Acc. подру́гу подру́г
Instrumental Inst. подру́гой подру́гами
Prepositional Prep. подру́ге подру́гах

Additional examples

  • Она́ ревнова́ла его́ к бы́вшим подру́гам.

    a-ná reev-na-vá-la ye-vó k býv-sheem pad-rú-gam

    She was jealous of his ex-girlfriends.

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Same stem words

дру́жный [drúzh-nyî] Adjective
friendly, amicable; harmonious, concurrent, unanimous
дружи́ть [dru-zhéet'] Verb
to be friends
друг [druk] Noun
дру́жба [drúzhba] Noun

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