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Learn Russian – Color Names

1. February 2013 by Lorena 0 Comments

Want to tell her how beautiful her blue eyes are? Or how much you love her long, black hair? Or, maybe just find out her favorite color? This week, we’ll concentrate on the names of colors. Names are presented in Cyrillic, with phonetic spellings below to help you sound them out.

 

Белый

(byeh-liy)

White  

 

Красный

(krahs-niy)

Red

 

Оранжевый

(oh-rahn-zhi-viy)

Orange

 

Жёлтый

(zhyol-tiy)

Yellow

 

Зелёный

(zee-lyoh-niy)

Green 

 

 

Синий

(see-niy)

Blue  

 

розовый

(roh-zah-viy)

pink

 

Коричневый

(kah-rich-nee-viy)

Brown

 

Чёрный

(chyor-niy)

Black