Russian Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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Russianadjective

uk   us   /ˈrʌʃ.ən/
belonging to or ​relating to Russia, ​itspeople, or ​itslanguage

Russiannoun

uk   us   /ˈrʌʃ.ən/
[C] a ​person from Russia [U] the ​mainlanguagespoken in Russia, also ​spoken in many other ​countries such as Belarus, Ukraine, Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan
(Definition of Russian from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “Russian”
in Arabic روسي…
in Korean 러시아의…
in Portuguese russo…
in Catalan rus…
in Japanese ロシアの, ロシア人の, ロシア語の…
in Chinese (Simplified) 俄国的,俄罗斯的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 俄國的,俄羅斯的…
in Italian russo…
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