Translation of "letter" - English-Russian dictionary

letter

noun [ C ] uk us /ˈletər/
MESSAGE

A1 a written message that you send to someone, usually by post

письмо
I got a letter from Paul this morning.
SYMBOL

A2 a symbol that is used in written language and that represents a sound in that language

буква
the letter K
→ See also covering letter

(Translation of “letter” from the Cambridge English–Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)