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Russian translation of “refuge”

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refuge

noun
 
 
/ˈrefjuːdʒ/
PROTECTION [U] protection from danger or unpleasant conditions
убежище
We took refuge from the storm in an old barn.Safe and enclosed spaces
PLACE [C] a place where you are protected from danger
убежище, приют
a refuge for homeless peopleSafe and enclosed spaces
Translations of “refuge”
in Korean 피난처…
in Arabic مَلْجَأ…
in French refuge…
in Italian rifugio…
in Chinese (Traditional) 避難(所), 庇護(所), 慰藉…
in Turkish sığınma, korunma, koruma…
in Polish schronienie, schronisko…
in Spanish refugio…
in Portuguese refúgio…
in German die Zuflucht…
in Catalan refugi, alberg…
in Japanese 避難所, 保護施設…
in Chinese (Simplified) 避难(所), 庇护(所), 慰藉…
(Definition of refuge from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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