a native or inhabitant of Russia
the Slavic language that is the official language of Russia
of or pertaining to or characteristic of Russia or its people or culture or language
A person from Russia.
An ethnic Russian.
A domestic cat breed.
A cat of this breed.
A type of juggling ball with a hard outer shell, filled with salt, sand or another similar substance.
Of or pertaining to Russia.
Of or pertaining to Rus.
The Russian language.
Origin: (11th century) Russianus, the adjective of Russia, a latinization of the Old East Slavic Русь. In English (both as a noun and as an adjective) from the 16th century.
of or pertaining to Russia, its inhabitants, or language
a native or inhabitant of Russia; the language of Russia
The Russians are an East Slavic ethnic group native to Russia, speaking the Russian language and primarily living in Russia and neighboring countries. They are the most numerous indigenous people of the Russian Federation, and the most numerous people in Europe.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
rush′yan, adj. relating to Russia, a country of Europe, or to its people.—n. a native of Russia: the Russian language.—adj. Russ, belonging to the Russians.—n. a Russian: the Russian language.—v.t. Russ′ianise, to give Russian characteristics to.—n. Russificā′tion.—v.t. Rus′sify, to Russianise.—ns. Rus′so-Byzan′tine, the national art of Russian architecture; Rus′sophile, one who favours Russian policy (also adj.); Rus′sophilism; Rus′sophilist; Rus′sophobe, one who dreads or hates the Russians—also Rus′sophobist; Russophō′bia, the dread of Russian policy.—Russia leather (see Leather).
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'russian' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1936
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'russian' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4691
Rank popularity for the word 'russian' in Nouns Frequency: #2188
Rank popularity for the word 'russian' in Adjectives Frequency: #262
The numerical value of russian in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of russian in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Examples of russian in a Sentence
I have no Russian contacts.
The Russian Federation is helping us.
I am a Russian, and I will remain a Russian!
We had to know what the F-bomb was in Russian.
I am increasingly disturbed by Russian bombing.
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