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Blue in Russian 🇷🇺


in English in Russian S
blue синий
How to say “blue” in Russian? “Синий”. Here you will learn how to pronounce “синий” correctly and in the comments below you will be able to get all sorts of advice on blue in Russian like tips & tricks to remember it, questions, explanations and more.

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Tips to Remember the Russian Word:
– Associate "синий" (siniy) with the English word "cyan," which is a shade of blue.
– Visualize a blue sail (синий парус) to connect the image with the word.
– Remember the similarity in sound between "sin" and "синий" (siniy), imagining a blue figure committing a "sin" to cement the word in your memory.

Explanations:
– "Синий" (siniy) specifically refers to a deep, rich blue color in Russian.
– It is one of several words to denote blue, the other common one being "голубой" (goluboy), which refers to a lighter, sky-blue shade.

Other Words That Mean the Same Thing:
Темно-синий (temno-siniy) – Dark blue.
Индиго (indigo) – Indigo.
Лазурный (lazurniy) – Azure (though often associated with a clear sky or sea).

Alternate Meanings and Slang:
– "Синий" can colloquially mean "intoxicated" in Russian, akin to saying someone is "blue" in English to denote heavy drinking.

Examples of Sentences That Use It:
1. Это небо сегодня такое синее.
(Eto nebo sevodnya takoe sinee.)
This sky today is so blue.

2. Он купил синий автомобиль.
(On kupil siniy avtomobil.)
He bought a blue car.

3. После вечеринки он был совершенно синий.
(Posle vecherinki on byl sovershenno siniy.)
After the party, he was completely drunk.

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синий info.

Tips to Remember the Russian Word:
– Associating it with the English word “cyan” which is a type of blue and phonetically similar to “синий” (siniy).
– You can visualize the word as being synonymous with the sky or sea, both of which are blue.

Explanations:
– "Синий" (siniy) is the word used for darker shades of blue in Russian.
– It's an adjective.

Other Words that Mean the Same Thing:
– Голубой (goluboy) – This word generally means light blue.

Alternate Meanings/Slang:
– In Russian slang, "синий" can mean drunk, particularly heavily drunk. This usage relates to experiencing a state where one might ‘feel blue’ or down, and it can evoke the flushed, bluish hue some people get when very drunk.

Examples of Sentences that Use "синий":
1. У него синие глаза. (U nego siniye glaza.) – He has blue eyes.
2. Я купил синюю машину. (Ya kupil sinyu mashinu.) – I bought a blue car.
3. Море было тёмным и синим. (More bylo tyomnym i sinim.) – The sea was dark and blue.
4. Он был совершенно синий после вечеринки. (On byl sovershenno siniy posle vecherinki.) – He was completely drunk after the party.

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