The publication of new Words of the Day is temporarily paused (read more).
Feel free to re-discover the previously posted vocabulary.
How to say 

"Buddy" in Russian

Russian word of the day | Dec 03, 2018 (see all)
[ pree-yá-teel' ]
Noun , masculine, feminine - "прия́тельница"
pal, buddy, friend

Useful information

In Russian, you can find roughly three levels of friendship: ЗНАКОМЫЙ (somebody you know), ПРИЯТЕЛЬ (somebody you know and on good terms with), and ДРУГ (you are close and participate in each other's life).

Russian Pod 101

Examples of "Buddy" in Russian

  • Знако́мьтесь, э́то мой прия́тель, Макси́м.

    zna-kóm'-tyes', é-ta moî pree-yá-teel', mak-séem

    Please meet, this is my friend, Maxim.

  • Как зову́т твоего́ прия́теля?

    kak za-vút tva-ee-vó pree-yá-tee-lya

    What is your buddy's name?

Support Us

Declension of the word приятель

Case Singular Plural
Nominative Nom. прия́тель прия́тели
Genitive Gen. прия́теля прия́телей
Dative Dat. прия́телю прия́телям
Accusative Acc. прия́теля прия́телей
Instrumental Inst. прия́телем прия́телями
Prepositional Prep. прия́теле прия́телях

Russian lesson of the day

Russian Lesson of the Day allows you to practice the vocabulary you learn with us using the method of spaced repetitions.

4 thoughts on “Приятель

Do you have any questions? We are here to help!

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *