Skip to content

Pillow in Russian 🇷🇺

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

Comments, Questions, Etc. About Pillow in Russian

Comment on the Russian word “подушка” in the following ways:

  • Tips and tricks to remember how to say pillow in Russian
  • Explanations on the translation подушка
  • Sentences that use the word “подушка”
  • Questions about pillow in Russian, etc.

подушка info.

– Tips to remember the Russian word:
– Imagine a goose (goose down is often used in pillows) lounging on a pillow; 'goose' in Russian is 'гусь' (gus') and ‘подушка’ (podushka) sounds a bit like ‘gooseka’ which can be a playful way to remember.
– Break down the word: ‘под’ means 'under' and ‘ушка’ can mean ‘little ear’, as if a pillow is something you place under your ear.

– Explanations:
– 'Подушка' (podushka) directly translates to 'pillow' in English.
– It refers to a cushion or pad that supports the head, especially while sleeping.

– Other words that mean the same thing:
– ‘Подголовник’ (podgolovnik) – it can also mean headrest or head pillow, commonly used in cars.

– Alternate meanings like slang:
– In slang, 'подушка' can sometimes refer to a 'cushion' or 'buffer' in financial contexts, meaning a reserve of money put aside for emergencies.

– Examples of sentences that use it:
– Я забыл свою подушку в гостинице. (Ya zabyl svoyu podushku v gostinitse.) – I forgot my pillow at the hotel.
– Эта подушка очень мягкая. (Eta podushka ochen' myagkaya.) – This pillow is very soft.
– Он купил новую подушку для сна. (On kupil novuyu podushku dlya sna.) – He bought a new pillow for sleeping.
– Нам нужно создать финансовую подушку на всякий случай. (Nam nuzhno sozdazdat’ finansovuyu podushku na vsyakiy sluchay.) – We need to create a financial cushion just in case.

a few seconds ago

Practice Russian with this Online Game:

Try a Game to Learn Russian – LangLandia

LangLandia is an innovative game-based platform that makes learning Russian fun and engaging. The platform utilizes a variety of interactive games, online challenges and exercises that are designed to make the learning process interactive and enjoyable. The game-based approach of LangLandia helps to keep learners motivated and engaged, making it easier to retain new vocabulary, grammar, and sentence structures. Additionally, LangLandia has online competitions and community activities like chat, PvP battles, clan wars, tournaments and different competions. Overall, LangLandia offers a fun and effective way to learn Russian, making it an excellent choice for anyone looking to improve their Russian language skills. Click here to get the mobile app.

The Game to Learn Languages

Learn languages with the Langlandia! This innovative mobile app/game transcends traditional language learning methods, offers online battles, tournaments, and clan wars. Enter the Olympics of Languages and compete against fellow learners from around the globe, putting your skills to the test. Trap exotic beasts and explore the world of LangLandia. Language learning becomes an unforgettable adventure where excitement meets education. Don't miss out – download the app and get addicted to learning!