What is Russian?

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

Russian refers to anything related to Russia, including:

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History Of Estonia - Road To The Republic
... Estonia as a unified political entity first emerged after the Russian February Revolution of 1917 ... With the collapse of the Russian Empire in World War I, Russia's Provisional Government granted national autonomy to an unified Estonia in April ... parliament, Maapäev was organized, with the Menshevik and Bolshevik factions of the Russian Social Democratic Labour Party obtaining a part of the vote ...
Marina Tsvetaeva
... Marina Ivanovna Tsvetaeva (Russian Мари́на Ива́новна Цвета́ева 8 October 1892 – 31 August 1941) was a Russian and Soviet poet ... 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 ...
Yat
... white) became bel /bʲel/ in Standard Russian (dialectal /bʲal/, /bʲijel/ or even /bʲil/ in some regions), bil /bʲil/ in Ukrainian, bjal in Bulgarian (bel in Western dialects), biel ... (telěgi, carts) became modern Russian телеги (telegi) but in Serbian it is таљиге (taljige) ... Karadžić, which was later adopted for Macedonian, in Russian, Belarusian and Ukrainian roughly with the October revolution, and in Bulgarian and Rusyn as late as 1945 ...
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 split in Estonian society amongst ...
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 ...

More definitions of "Russian":

  • (noun): The Slavic language that is the official language of Russia.
  • (noun): A native or inhabitant of Russia.

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