What is Russian?

  • (noun): The Slavic language that is the official language of Russia.
    See also — Additional definitions below

Russian

Russian refers to anything related to Russia, including:

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Russian
... Russian refers to anything related to Russia, including Russians (russkiye), an ethnic group of the East Slavic peoples, primarily living in Russia and neighboring countries (where they are also known as Ruthenians ...
Marina Tsvetaeva
... Marina Ivanovna Tsvetaeva (Russian Мари́на Ива́новна Цвета́ева 8 October 1892 – 31 August 1941) was a Russian and Soviet poet ... Her work is considered among some of the greatest in twentieth century Russian literature ... She lived through and wrote of the Russian Revolution of 1917 and the Moscow famine that followed it ...
History Of Estonia - Independent Estonia - Estonia–Russia Relations in The Late 2000s
... According to the Estonian Security Police, Russian influence operations in Estonia form a complex system of financial, political, economic and espionage activities in ... According to the Centre for Geopolitical Studies, the Russian information campaign which the centre characterises as a "real mud throwing" exercise, has provoked a ...

More definitions of "Russian":

  • (adj): Of or pertaining to or characteristic of Russia or its people or culture or language.
    Example: "Russian dancing"
  • (noun): A native or inhabitant of Russia.

Famous quotes containing the word russian:

    Grishkin is nice: her Russian eye
    Is underlined for emphasis;
    Uncorseted, her friendly lust
    Gives promise of pneumatic bliss.
    —T.S. (Thomas Stearns)

    Annie: Dances like Pavaliver, that child.
    George Grainger: Dances like who?
    Annie: Pavaliver—the Russian dancer. Don’t be so ignorant.
    Reginald Berkeley (1890–1935)

    Who are we? And for what are we going to fight? Are we the titled slaves of George the Third? The military conscripts of Napoleon the Great? Or the frozen peasants of the Russian Czar? No—we are the free born sons of America; the citizens of the only republic now existing in the world; and the only people on earth who possess rights, liberties, and property which they dare call their own.
    Andrew Jackson (1767–1845)