Vocabulary

Семья / Family

I figured it was time for a simple vocabulary post on a certain topic. How about something important? Family! The Russian word for family is семья. Do not confuse the Russian false cognate “фамилия” with English “family”, because фамилия translates to “surname”! Семья – family Мать/мама – mother (mat’ / MA-ma) Отец/папа – father (a-TYETS… Continue reading Семья / Family