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Monday in Russian 🇷🇺

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

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Tips to remember the Russian word:
– "Понедельник" (ponedel'nik) can be broken down into "по-" (po-, meaning "after") and "неделя" (nedelya, meaning "week"). So it can be thought of as the day "after the week," since it follows the weekend.
– Imagine Monday as a "pondering day" since the start sounds like "пон" (pon), helping to remind you it's the day to start planning the week.

– "Понедельник" is the Russian word for Monday, the first day of the workweek in many cultures.
– In Russian culture, Monday often carries the same connotations of being the start of the workweek, much like in many other cultures.

Other words that mean the same thing:
– Russian synonyms: There are no direct synonyms, but in context, you might hear about the "start of the week" (начало недели, nachalo nedeli), which implies Monday.

Alternate meanings like slang:
– There are no widely recognized slang or alternate meanings for "понедельник".

Examples of sentences that use it:
1. Завтра понедельник, и мне нужно готовиться к рабочей неделе.
(Zavtra ponedel'nik, i mne nuzhno gotovit'sya k rabochey nedele.)
Translation: Tomorrow is Monday, and I need to prepare for the workweek.

2. Я всегда чувствую усталость в понедельник.
(Ya vsegda chuvstvuyu ustalost' v ponedel'nik.)
Translation: I always feel tired on Monday.

3. Каждый понедельник мы проводим собрание.
(Kazhdyy ponedel'nik my provodim sobranie.)
Translation: Every Monday we hold a meeting.

4. В понедельник будет важная конференция.
(V ponedel'nik budet vazhnaya konferentsiya.)
Translation: There will be an important conference on Monday.

Romanized characters:
понедельник – ponedel'nik

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понедельник info.


Tips to Remember the Russian Word:
– The word "понедельник" can be broken down into "по-" (after) and "недельник" (a week). So, "понедельник" means the first day after the week, referring to the start of the new week.

понедельник (ponedel'nik) – Monday, the first day of the workweek in Russia.

Other Words That Mean the Same Thing:
– The term is quite specific, but you might colloquially hear:
первый день недели (perviy den' nedeli) – first day of the week
начало недели (nachalo nedeli) – beginning of the week

Alternate Meanings Like Slang:
– While not commonly used in slang, "понедельник" may colloquially imply the start of something dreaded, sort of like "Monday blues" in English.

Examples of Sentences:
1. Завтра понедельник, надо рано вставать.
– (Zavtra ponedel'nik, nado rano vstavat'.)
– Tomorrow is Monday; I have to get up early.

2. В понедельник у нас будет важное совещание.
– (V ponedel'nik u nas budet vazhnoe soveschanie.)
– We have an important meeting on Monday.

3. Я ненавижу понедельники.
– (Ya nenavizhu ponedel'niki.)
– I hate Mondays.

4. В понедельник начинается новая неделя.
– (V ponedel'nik nachinaetsya novaya nedelya.)
– A new week starts on Monday.

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